Articles & News on Environmental Management

Industrial Sector to Account for 30% Overall Generator Demand

  • News

Despite growing environmental concerns about the usage of diesel across the world, demand from the industrial sector is expected to be over 30% over the coming years.

Aspen Technology Joins Alliance to End Plastic Waste

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Aspen Technology, Inc., a global leader in asset optimization software, today announced it has joined the Alliance to End Plastic Waste.

Smart Building Opportunities for Printed Sensors

  • by Matthew Dyson
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Smart buildings promise automated control of the buildings' operations, along with integrated technology for human-machine interactions. Such functionality requires multiple sensors, to which printed/flexible electronics are very well suited due to their low weight and thin-film form factor.

iUNU Raises $7M in Series A Financing to Accelerate Global Adoption of its LUNA Platform by Commercial Greenhouses

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Financing will scale the company's LUNA platform to meet growing demand for greenhouse agtech solutions while investing in industry partnerships.

ABB Leads Electrification and Automation Innovation as part of Sustainable Underground Mining Future Mine Project

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ABB electrification and automation knowledge and solutions have been employed in a pioneering mine of the future project, which has ultimate ambitions to demonstrate zero carbon dioxide emissions and productivity increases of 50%.

Electrocomponents Collaborates with Industry specialists to Develop New Method of Inspecting Petrochemical Storage Tanks

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RS Monition and DesignSpark help multidisciplinary consortium, Project nautilUS, to develop sustainable, intrinsically safe robot for tank inspection.

N.Y. Power Authority Approves New Strategic Plan to Provide Clean Energy Roadmap for Next Decade

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Energized commitment to fight against climate change and lead transformation to cleaner, more resilient and affordable electric grid in New York State.

N. Y. Power Authority Announces First Milestone of Project to Extend Operating Life of New York's Largest Power Plant

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The New York Power Authority today announced the first milestone of its 15-year modernization and digitization program to significantly extend the operating life of its Niagara Power Project, the largest source of clean electricity in New York State and one of the country's largest hydroelectric projects.

How Industrial Software Can Simplify Sustainability

  • by George Walker
  • Feature

George Walker, managing director of Novotek UK and Ireland, explores how industrial business leaders can simplify the process of managing energy usage and improving sustainability.

Schneider Electric Climate Change & Sustainability Commitment: Innovation Summit World Tour 2020

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Attending the Schneider Electric Executive Briefing as part of the Innovation Summit World Tour 2020 provided insight into the company’s leadership values, thinking and direction from Chairman and CEO Jean Pascal Tricoire; Philippe Delorme, executive vice-president, energy management; Peter Herweck, executive vice-president, industry automation; and Chris Leong, chief marketing officer.