Reduction of Coal Consumption by Using Municipal Combustible Waste as a Fuel in Cement Kiln with Special Focus on Hetauda Cement Industry in Nepal
Journal of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
Volume 5, Issue 3, June 2020, Pages: 50-56
Received: May 26, 2020; Accepted: Jun. 12, 2020; Published: Jul. 4, 2020
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Shyam Krishna Karki, Lumbini International Academy of Science and Technology, Lalitpur, Nepal
Khet Raj Dahal, Lumbini International Academy of Science and Technology, Lalitpur, Nepal
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The paper aims to enlighten the financial benefits by reducing the coal consumption from use of municipal combustible waste as a fuel in cement kiln of Hetauda Cement Industry of Nepal. Hetauda Sub Metropolitan and Hetauda Cement Industries Ltd were selected for the present study and the study was conducted during the period from March to December 2019. Published literature such as reports, manuals, paper, database and thesis were collected from different sources and went on thoroughly, Conclusions were drawn on the basis of the studied materials. Depletion in nonrenewable source of fuel energy, mining costs and its mining difficulties and also environmental consideration, the greater efforts are given in inventions of alternative fuels. Most of the cement industries of developed country are following the use of alternative fuels. In this context, possibility of applying such fueling technologies in cement industries of developing country like Nepal are to be studied by considering economic, social and environmental aspects. This paper summarizes and reviews studies related to the use of alternative fuel in cement industries of different country with different benefits. In addition, this paper serves as a valuable reference for in-depth studies of use of combustible municipal waste of Hetauda Sub Metropolitan in Hetauda Cement Industry.
Combustible Waste, Alternative Fuel, Energy, Coal, Cement
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Shyam Krishna Karki, Khet Raj Dahal, Reduction of Coal Consumption by Using Municipal Combustible Waste as a Fuel in Cement Kiln with Special Focus on Hetauda Cement Industry in Nepal, Journal of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering. Vol. 5, No. 3, 2020, pp. 50-56. doi: 10.11648/j.jccee.20200503.11
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