Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficiency June 22, 2018

Local data center can serve a local cloud

Technology Update: Smart data management may include keeping a data center on location as part of a cybersecurity strategy, for manufacturers, aviation, defense, and other applications. An example shows how.

By Keith Petoske, Future Tech Enterprise Inc.
Energy Efficiency June 8, 2018

Case study: IIoT effectiveness on the plant floor

Create and collect machine and sensor data to augment overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) and determine machine efficiency.

By Lindsey Kielmeyer, MartinCSI
Energy Efficiency June 6, 2018

Project roundtable: Automation and controls

Case studies in oil and gas, pharmaceutical, and water-wastewater applications offer advice in control system integration, automation upgrades, and project management.

By N.James, Burrow Global; R.Pflum, Automation Plus; J.Palazuelos, ECN Automation
Energy Efficiency May 14, 2018

Secure circuit protection

Power reliability: Push-in fuse terminal blocks provide short-circuit protection; seven design considerations can help your next implementation.

By Alan Sappe’, Cory Myer, Moritz Krink, Phoenix Contact
Energy Efficiency May 13, 2018

Power systems engineers help facility managers

Power systems engineers (PSEs) can identify faults and optimize electrical systems in facilities.

By Eddie Jones, PE, Schneider Electric
Energy Efficiency April 27, 2018

Integrating optical components into existing chip designs

Researchers at MIT, the University of California at Berkeley, and Boston University have developed a technique that would allow an addition of optical communication components to existing chips with little design modification.

By Larry Hardesty, MIT News Office
Energy Efficiency April 20, 2018

Improving gas turbine reliability

501F gas turbines are employed around the world to provide power and they require regular maintenance to provide continued reliability and performance and this needs to be both managed and delivered efficiently.

By Jennifer Cardillo, Sulzer
Sponsored White Paper Energy Efficiency April 10, 2018

Preserving Brands and Accelerating Growth: Battery Ventures’ Industrial Technology “Buy-and-Build” Strategy

Battery's industrial technology team uses fundamental research to identify promising markets, then strives to create industry-leading businesses through a combination of organic growth and acquisitions.

By CFE Media
Energy Efficiency March 31, 2018

Emissions testing instrumentation and software donated to university

AVL donated $1 million worth of emissions testing instrumentation and software to develop the mobility laboratory of the future at the University of California-Riverside (UCR) Bourns College of Engineering Center for Environmental Research and Technology (CE-CERT).

By AVL
Energy Efficiency March 17, 2018

Safer nuclear fusion used for energy generation

Nuclear fusion for the controlled and regular generation of electric power by converting hydrogen into helium and reproducing on a small scale what actually happens in our sun is one of the top technological promises for the future and researchers are looking to produce net energy through a tokamak.

By Gregory Hale, ISSSource