9. Energy Efficient Refineries

  1. Dr. Hans-Joachim Leimkühler
  1. Carlos Augusto Arentz Pereira

Published Online: 21 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527633623.ch9

Managing CO Emissions in the Chemical Industry

Managing CO Emissions in the Chemical Industry

How to Cite

Arentz Pereira, C. A. (2010) Energy Efficient Refineries, in Managing CO Emissions in the Chemical Industry (ed H.-J. Leimkühler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527633623.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Bayer Technology Services GmbH, Process Design Geb. E41, 51368 Leverkusen, Germany

Author Information

  1. Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., Petrobras, Av. Almirante Barroso 81, Centro, Rio de Janeiro RJ 20031-004, Brazil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 8 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326594

Online ISBN: 9783527633623



  • behavior change;
  • chemical industry;
  • CO2 emissions;
  • energy conservation training;
  • energy efficient refineries;
  • operation and maintenance


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical Evolution from Energy Conservation to Energy Efficiency in Refineries

  • Good Practices for Energy Conservation Programs

  • Awareness and Motivational Work

  • Saving Energy by Operation and Maintenance

  • Upgrading and New Projects for Better Energy Performance

  • Organizational Issues on Energy

  • Future and Environmental Concerns

  • Approach and Literature

  • Further Reading