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    • Energy management in the formation of light, starter, and ignition lead-acid batteries 

      Cabello Eras, Juan José; Sagastume Gutierrez, Alexis; Santos, Vladimir Sousa; Hernández Herrera, Hernan; BALBIS MOREJON, MILEN; Silva Ortega, Jorge Ivan; NORIEGA ANGARITA, ELIANA MARIA; Vandecasteele, Carlo H.A. (Energy Efficiency, 2018)
      This paper discusses energy management in the formation process of lead-acid batteries. Battery production and electricity consumption in during battery formation in a battery plant were analyzed over a 4-year period. The ...
    • Factors Affecting the Electricity Consumption and Productivity of the Lead Acid Battery Formation Process. The Case of a Battery Plant in Colombia 

      Balbis Morejón, Milen; Cabello Eras, Juan José; Sagastume Gutierrez, Alexis; Sousa Santos, Vladimir; Pérez Gómez, Yabiel; Rueda-Bayona, Juan Gabriel (International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, 2019-06-29)
      This study identifies the main factors affecting the electricity efficiency and productivity of the lead acid battery formation process. A representative sample of 12,286 battery formation processes, developed between ...
    • Improved selection of the functional unit in environmental impact assessment of cement 

      Sagastume Gutierrez, Alexis; Cabello Eras, Juan Jose; Gaviria, Carlos A; Van Caneghem, Jo; Vandecasteele, Carlo H.A. (2017)
      The outcome of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) studies is strongly influenced by the selection of the functional unit, which must be defined in such a way that, when products are compared, the amounts compared have identical ...
    • Water footprint from growing potato crops in Cuba 

      Cabello Eras, Juan Jose; Sagastume Gutierrez, Alexis; López Bastida, Eduardo; Vandecasteele, Carlo H.A.; Hens, Luc M.A (Tecnologia y Ciencias del Agua, 2016)
      This article determines the water footprint from the potato crop in Cuba between the years 2009 and 2012 using the CROPWAT model. Climate, yields and fertilization data are specific to each of the areas where the crops ...