Perspectives: Energy Saver

Properly Assess Your Boiler

Conduct thorough energy assessments to meet new MACT compliance requirements.

By Riyaz Papar, Energy Columnist
Feb 10, 2015

Many chemical plants are “major sources” for existing steam generation equipment (boilers) and process heating equipment, and must comply with boiler maximum-achievable-control-technology (MACT) regulations by Jan. 31, 2016. For major sources, all units that use 10 MMBtu/h of fuel must undergo a one-time energy assessment.

Properly Assess Your Boiler