Trivedi, K.

ExxonMobil Global Projects, Houston, Texas

Kirtan Trivedi has more than 35 yr of experience, and worked for Brown & Root Braun and Parsons before joining ExxonMobil 23 yr ago. His expertise is in process integration and energy efficiency, project planning, design and development, process simulation and reliability modeling. He has worked in technologies related to refining, ethylene, upstream gas processing, aromatics, renewable diesel, sustainable aviation fuel and methanol-to-gasoline. He earned a B.E. degree from M. S. University of Baroda, India, an M.Tech degree from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India, and a PhD from the University of Adelaide, Australia, all in chemical engineering. Dr. Trivedi did his post-doctoral research at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and is a registered Professional Engineer in California. He volunteers in organizing and chairing sessions for the AIChE Spring National Meeting and was the Chairman of Process Integration Research Consortium at the University of Manchester.

Enterprise-wide energy efficiency fleet monitoring tool

Trivedi, K., ExxonMobil Global Projects; Nehete, S., ExxonMobil Chemical Operations Pvt. Ltd.; Gunter, J., ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants Co.

In response to challenges related to global warming, climate change and greenhouse gas emissions, numerous countries are adopting regulatory measures requiring industry to further improve energy efficiency.