July 25, 2017

Sectoral Expertise in Detailed Energy Audits for Turkey’s Industry

UNDP- United Nations Development Programme

The IEEI project aims to support the progress in industrial energy efficiency through a comprehensive and integrated approach that focuses on:

  • Contributing to the implementation of the EE Law by strengthening the institutional-regulatory framework and promoting the national Energy Management Standard;
  • Enhancing capacity and creating awareness in Turkish industrial companies as well as financial service and energy service providers;
  • Implementation of energy audits in large industry and SMEs;
  • Demonstration of state-of-the-art management practices, EE measures and technologies and appropriate business and financing models.

Envidatec GmbH was involved as a consulting firm and carried out the following activities:

Prepare an audit guide and related checklist for the specified industrial sectors

  • Determination of sectorial-based processes and their unique/distinctive characteristics inthe specified sector.
  • Identification of critical elements of the processes in the specified sector.
  • Identification of the issues to be cautiously cared in a detailed energy audit in the specified sector.

Preparation of a list indicating major parts/units that should be measured/monitor in the specified sector:

  • iron-steel,
  • cement,
  • glass,
  • food and beverages.

The prepared set of material (guide + checklist) was later used by the energy service companies while undertaking energy audits in the specified energy intensive industrial sectors.