Low-Carbon Technologies: Industry Improved Energy Efficiency

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Research has indicated that improving energy efficiency in the industrial sector is the most efficient means of reducing industrial greenhouse gas emissions.  The effectiveness of energy reduction strategies will be positively impacted by input from energy efficiency program, such as government and nonprofit organizations.  One example of a promising technology is solar thermal power use in low temperature pinch industries (such as food, beverages and textiles).  Although solar energy makes the industries less reliable and the operations non-continuous, the benefits of solar power are projected to positively contribute to low temperature industry production.