Posts Tagged ‘energy efficiency’

Shifting Toward Real-Time Predictive Manufacturing

Posted in Process Optimization, Support Services on Monday, January 14th, 2019. No comments yet
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Last week we shared a post about the COP24 conference and the need for more sustainable manufacturing. Emerson’s Chris Hamlin also attended this conference held in Poland in early December. In an Energetyka 24 video interview, Chris explained how we are now undergoing a huge, transformative shift where data and information are available almost anywhere […]

5 Questions for Resource Efficiency Consultant Ana Gonzalez Hernandez

Posted in Operational Certainty Consulting Podcasts, Process Optimization on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Ana Gonzalez Hernandez joins our continuing podcast series, 5 questions for an Emerson Expert. Ana received her PhD from the University of Cambridge and is a resource efficiency consultant within the Operational Certainty consulting team. We’ll have an in-depth podcast in the coming weeks on how the Operational Certainty consultants are applying Ana’s research […]

Measure, Monitor and Improve Energy Efficiency

Posted in Energy, Flow on Thursday, December 3rd, 2015. One comment so far
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A recent Top Quartile post, The Path to (Energy) Recovery: Reduce Waste to Boost the Bottom Line, shared a statistic from the Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy: …the energy used by U.S. manufacturing plants costs the nation an additional $180 billion annually, while improving energy intensity by 20 percent or more is typically […]

Real-time Measurements Improve Energy Efficiency

Posted in Energy on Monday, July 6th, 2015. One comment so far
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The latest Innovations in Process Control publication by the Emerson team in Europe has an article on where additional measurements can help identify opportunities to reduce energy consumption and improve operations. For readers who have English as a second language, this publication is also available in German, Italian, Spanish and French. Emerson’s Irfan Khan shares […]

Instrumenting for Increased Performance

Posted in Asset Optimization, Reliability, Wireless on Thursday, May 21st, 2015. No comments yet
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Yesteryear, energy and water were relatively inexpensive, waste disposal carried little cost, emissions did not incur fines and people willing to work in harsh manufacturing plant and production facility environments were abundant. Today, energy and water costs are high, waste disposal is expensive, emission fines are high, and people with the right skills to work […]