What you have seen in automotive, you will see in lift trucks.
Scientists at Rice University’s Brown School of Engineering have discovered that placing specific defects could improve how lithium ions travel in batteries.
Prevention through design (PtD) can help manufacturers keep workers safe from electrical hazards, which remains one of the most common dangers they face daily. Do you use the five-point hierarchy of risk?
Researchers at the University of Michigan have found that synthetic compounds, called siloxanes, could be harnessed to produce more energy for industries such as wastewater treatment plants and other energy-dependent industries.
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Generating your own may be the best way to go
Reliable energy efficiency policies are being given a new lease on life by the introduction of better technology solutions.
The October issue of AppliedAutomation focuses on workforce development through universities and colleges and battery safety.
The ISO 50001 standards establishes an energy policy and process to achieve energy management objectives for manufacturers.
While much media attention has been focused on extending battery operating life through the use of low-power chipsets and communication protocols, the potential energy savings gained from all of these schemes fails to compare with the energy lost to annual self-discharge.