publication . Master thesis . 2012

Energy and Production Planning for Process Industry Supply Chains

Waldemarsson, Martin;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2012
  • Publisher: Linköpings universitet, Produktionsekonomi
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
This thesis addresses industrial energy issues from a production economic perspective. During the past decade, the energy issue has become more important, partly due to rising energy prices in general, but also from a political pressure on environmental awareness concerning the problems with climate change. As a large user of energy the industry sector is most likely responsible for a lot of these problems. Things need to change and are most likely to do so considering current and assumed future governmental regulations. Thus, the energy intensive process industries studied and focused on in this thesis exemplify the importance of introducing a strategic perspec...
Subjects
free text keywords: Process industry, energy-intensive production systems, production planning, energy planning, Supply chain planning and optimization, energy management, Engineering and Technology, Teknik och teknologier
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