Energy Management

Skolnik Industries, Steelcase and Data Device Corp. are three manufacturers of many who are walking the walk of energy management and seeing good results.
The Integrated Drive Systems initiative is designed to highlight the energy efficiency benefits of comprehensive and custom engineered product and service offerings, including gearboxes, couplings, motors and drives through a single source. The program offers end users, EPCs, and OEMs the ability to reduce operational costs and improve engineering effectiveness.
EnergyPAQ, an energy monitoring and control solution, can help industrial facilities lower utility bills, reduce energy consumption and meet energy compliance standards.
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The U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Systems Integration Facility got a new regenerative 1 MVA AC + DC source system for grid simulation and testing.
The BEMG-4221 and 4222 media gateways are designed for collecting energy usage data from electricity, gas, water meters in such environments and applications as industrial sites, facility energy management systems, and power energy management systems.
Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton will acquire electrical equipment supplier Cooper. The combined company would have had historical 2011 revenues of $21.5 billion and EBITDA of $3.1 billion.
The ability to measure and model energy consumption has benefits that go beyond allocating energy costs to products and processes.
Measuring and reducing carbon footprint of manufacturers and producers has become increasingly important. In some regions of the world, this is becoming mandated. In others, it's either good business practice or will be mandated at some point in the future.
Research shows voltage sags lasting less than two seconds can cause unscheduled downtime. Rockwell Automation now offers a new solution for that problem.
Using a Multi-Ethernet interface, the IndraDrive Mi enables simple realization of modular machine concepts and varied automation structures with one single type of hardware.
Understanding how the use of decentralized frequency inverters along with motor gear sets can be used to solve simple machine applications and enhance the performance of existing equipment.
The 9/11 Museum and Memorial site covers eight acres and includes two massive reflecting pools with waterfalls. Delta Fountains and Siemens Industry Inc. is providing engineering, automation and pump flow control for these water features.
With certain areas of the United States still devastated by flooding and more tropical storms coming, Schneider Electric, (, is urging businesses to take every precaution with electrical equipment in preparation for the hurricane season.  
The re-engineered family of tiastar motor control centers, appropriate to the needs of vertical markets such as water and wastewater, oil and gas, and general process industries, includes what is said to be the first arc-resistant MCC compliant to ANSI/IEEE C37.20.7.
BLV Series DC Brushless motors provide a speed control range of 100 to 4,000 revolutions per minute and are available with a round shaft motor, parallel gear or space-saving hollow shaft flat gear.
Eazy Series Variable Frequency Drive system is designed to precisely manage the electrical current for ultra high-speed motors and spindles using a proprietary PWM sinusoidal waveform.
The MESA International North American Conference kicks off in Orlando, Florida September 19-23.
A re-engineered family of motor control centers (MCCs) are arc-resistance, compliant with ANSI/IEEE C37.20.7 standards and filled with features designed to serve water and wastewater, oil and gas, and general process industries.
The partnership is centered around development of secure microgrid energy management applications for the Department of Defense.
The International Society of Automation (ISA) announces the keynote speakers for the 6th Annual ISA Marketing & Sales Summit to be held in St. Louis, Missouri September 7-9, 2011. The four keynote addresses will focus on various aspects of the summit's theme, "Customer 2.0."
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