Energy Efficiency


Energy Awareness Month: How using renewable energy helped one environmental footprint
As October brings in low temperatures contrasted by rising thermostats, energy efficiency is at the forefront of our minds. First implemented in 1991, October also marks National Energy Awareness Month, aiming to promote the importance of energy....
Insuring a Renewable Future
With change comes risk. This is true of any business, and especially true as we watch the evolution of technologies, distribution methods, and business models in the renewables industry. Prototypical or unproven equipment, such as specialized blades,....
Simplifying Distribution Automation in Substations and Pole-Tops
Technological advances in “all-in-one” communication and automation processors allow distribution of information in many protocols, while performing sophisticated logic functions and alarm annunciation. Utility substation automation schemes ar....
How Europe is Committing to Smarter Energy for a Better Future
A rising tide of countries around the world have begun to craft sustainable energy systems designed to save energy users time and money while providing a cleaner energy future. EU countries have developed different strategies towards reaching th....
Efficiency Matters: Cleaner Energy for Your Commercial Facility
Did you know the average commercial building owner wastes 20-30 percent of the energy they pay for? Not only is that bad for the environment, it’s bad for your bottom line! Becoming more conscientious about your building’s energy usage is a neces....
Mitigation Best Practices for Investors and Financial Institutions
Renewable energy policy is vital to the development and deployment of renewable energy. According to the Sierra Club, ninety U.S. cities, ten counties, and two states have already adopted ambitious 100 percent clean energy goals. How are these projec....
Blackouts in the Developing World How Microgrids are helping us cope
For residents of Maracaibo, March 7 to March 12 represented hell on earth. Power blackouts crippled the second largest city in Venezuela and left its residents struggling to find ways to survive. With the sun beating down overhead, bas....
5 Simple Ways to Help Lower Your Business’s Energy Bills
Business is simple on paper - spend less money than you bring in through revenue and profit.  Achieving this is easier said than done, but lowering your energy bills is one way that can sustainably lead to increased profits. Here are 5 easy....
SAKOR Technologies Inc. announces it has developed a series of dynamometer systems for customers required to test and verify the level of ef....
energyOrbit has announced a new service to support customers using its existing cloud-based management platform. Through this service, calle....
The STMicroelectronics VIPer26K high-voltage converter integrates a 1050V avalanche-rugged N-channel power MOSFET enabling offline power sup....
Baltimore Aircoil Company’s (BAC) HXV Hybrid Cooler offers both evaporative and dry cooling in a water saving and energy-efficient solutio....
Larson Electronics announced the release of a solar powered explosion proof LED indicator light for remote areas and standalone applications....
Schneider Electric’s Premset, is a compact and modular vacuum, medium voltage (MV) switchgear providing reliability, s....
Xeleum Lighting introduces its Phaeton Parking Garage fixture, a high efficiency outdoor/indoor IP65 wet location rated LED luminaire featur....
The new SeaConnect 370 IoT edge device allows users to monitor and control real-world processes and trigger actions with SeaCloud, a cloud-b....
Rexroth’s energy-efficient axial piston variable pumps reduce diesel consumption in fork lift trucks - power class up to 3 tons load capac....
The VIPer11 off-line converter with embedded 800V avalanche-rugged MOSFET from STMicroelectronics enables equipment makers to design tougher....
Announcing the introduction of the Swiffer Continuous Clean Air Cleaning System, specifically designed to help keep room surfaces cleaner 2x....
Eutect GmbH’s laser knife takes soldering of flexible foils, cable strands and ribbon cables to a new level. The laser knife, which has th....
TDK Corporation has expanded the MAF series of noise suppression filters with the new MAF2520ASS600C type that is designed especially for LE....
Elevate Technologies Corp., developer and manufacturer of smart, versatile, and highly-reliable energy solutions using sustainable and socia....
Pyxis Energy has partnered with Generac Power Systems Inc. to bring environmentally friendly, automated generator solutions to homes and bus....