Iluka Resources Limited Energy-Mass Balance Case Study

Publisher: 
Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism
Date: 
September 2010
Type: 

This case study presents Iluka Resources Limited’s successful adoption of the Energy-Mass Balance (EMB) as the core method of energy analysis in its Synthetic Rutile facility in Iluka’s South West Operations, Western Australia. It discusses key aspects of Iluka’s experience, such as the EMB modelling approach, results achieved, lessons learned and the role the EMB will play in Iluka’s energy improvement initiatives. The case study was developed through Iluka’s participation in the Energy Efficiency Opportunities (EEO) program.