Energy Consumption Analysis of Beer Brewing Process Based on Data Envelopment Analysis


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Data envelopment analysis (DEA) method is used for the energy consumption analysis of beer brewing process. First, the energy consumption of multi-batch beer brewing processes is analyzed using the super-efficiency model. Secondly, the optimal interval energy consumption frontier is obtained by sensitivity analysis. And then the optimal energy consumption frontier can be on-line amended, so as to guide the energy consumption of the practical production process. Finally, the application results demonstrate the effective of the proposed method.



Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 608-609)

Edited by:

Yongguang Li, Yong Li and Weiguo Pan




T. C. Pu and J. Bai, "Energy Consumption Analysis of Beer Brewing Process Based on Data Envelopment Analysis", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 608-609, pp. 1215-1219, 2013

Online since:

December 2012




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