CEP: July 2006 Today's painfully high energy prices have sparked a discussion and debate about our seemingly ever-expanding appetite for oil and gas. The mounting evidence of climate change largely caused by fossil fuel combustion links our energy economy to a global crisis... Share Cost Management in Heat-Transfer-Fluid Systems July2006Heat TransferConrad E. Gamble, P.E.By taking ownership of fluid-related decisions for the entire life of the project, from design through dismantling, users can secure the best and lowest-cost approach in process heating and cooling. Predesign with Safety in Mind July2006SafetyGael D. Ulrich, Palligarnai T. VasudevanThis article will help you develop strong safety instincts that will guide you in making critical decisions in the preliminary design phase. Increase Powder Flow via Gas Injection July2006Fluids and Solids HandlingJohn W. Carson, Herman Purutyan, Thomas G. TroxelFluidization and air-assisted discharge are two ways to optimize fine-solids handling. However, the choice of technology is as important as designing and operating the system properly. Use Cascade Analysis to Optimize Water Networks July2006Environmental ManagementDominic Chwan Yee Foo, Zainuddin Abdul Manan, Yin Ling TanThis numerical technique for identifying fresh water and wastewater targets eliminates the tedious and time-consuming steps of graphical targeting approaches. Use it to complement the graphical techniques in the design and retrofit of water networks. Copyright Permissions: Would you like to reuse content from CEP Magazine? It’s easy to request permission to reuse content. Simply click here to connect instantly to licensing services, where you can choose from a list of options regarding how you would like to reuse the desired content and complete the transaction.