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Estimating Energy Saving Potential from Transformers and Evaluating their Impact on the Feasibility of Renewable Energy Systems - EV0713

Power and ditribution trnasformers are to be regulated under the Ecodesign Directive. It is therefore important to understand the UK marketplace for these products, the potential to improve their efficiency and the associated costs and benefits. Barriers to the adoption of more efficient transformers will also need to be explored as well as identifying changes to the marketplace that would encourage the uptake of more efficient transformers.
To evaluate the UK market for transformers and to identify potential efficiency improvements to these types of products and the associated costss and benefits.

To focus on the impact of transformers in the renewable energy and distributed energy sectors on the economics of typical schemes.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Estimating energy saving potential from TransformersFinal   (1114k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2012

To: 2012

Cost: £37,685
Contractor / Funded Organisations
A E A Technology plc (AEA)
Energy Efficiency