Sustainability

Sustainability March 31, 2019

Portland generating renewable natural gas

Renewable natural gas (RNG) projects in Portland, Ore. announced its first RNG-to-vehicle fueling station.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability March 30, 2019

Spotlight on National Fuel

For 115 years, National Fuel has been operating safely and responsibly in Western New York, Northwest Pennsylvania.

By Gas Technology
Sustainability March 30, 2019

Duke Energy issues second green bond

Duke Energy Progress completed its first issuance of $600 million in green bonds that will finance eligible green energy projects, including the development, construction, and procurement of solar generation in the Carolinas.

By Gas Technology
The ISX12N Class 8 truck engine is certified to the CARB optional low NOX standard of 0.02g/bhp, which is 90% lower than the current regulation of 0.2 g. It is capable of 400 hp, 1,450 lb-ft of torque, and operates on CNG, LNG, or RNG. When operated on RNG, the net carbon footprint emission is below zero. It also carries full on-board diagnostics certification (OBD). It is manufactured at Cummins Jamestown Engine Plant in Jamestown, N.Y. Courtesy: Cummins Westport
Sustainability March 27, 2019

NGV trucking outlook on the rise

Increasing fueling opportunities for over-the-road (OTR) trucks and the availability of improved truck technology with larger, more efficient engines make natural gas vehicles a cost-effective, environmentally responsible choice because of lower emissions.

By Gas Technology
A safety valve manufacturer in Farmingdale, N.Y. uses two 200 bhp Modulatics once through watertube boilers because of their unique combination of low flow and high pressure, which work well for safety valve testing. Courtesy: Vapor Power International
Sustainability March 25, 2019

Full steam ahead: Packaged boilers

Packaged boilers focus on safety, efficiency, and modularity.

By Gas Technology
Figure 3: Internal valve leakage. Courtesy: Kelly Paffel
Sustainability January 31, 2019

Evaporate steam leak losses

The right components and strategies will conserve energy and money.

By Kelly Paffel
Figure 2: Fundamental front end (FFE). Courtesy: Yaskawa
Sustainability January 2, 2019

Regenerative solutions

Make the right choice to drive electrical efficiency.

By Christopher Jaszczolt
The Pivot 2.0’s wide variety of speeds and positions is designed to provide the precise air movement the user wants—whether it’s down an aisle or assembly line, around obstructions or in low-ceilinged spaces. Courtesy: Big Ass Fans
Sustainability November 11, 2018

Ventilation fan for precise air movement

The Pivot 2.0’s wide variety of speeds and positions is designed to provide the precise air movement the user wants—whether it’s down an aisle or assembly line, around obstructions or in low-ceilinged spaces.

By Big Ass Fans
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Sustainability November 8, 2018

2018 Product of the Year Finalists

Get connected to manufacturing's future: The official ballot is open for voting for Plant Engineering North American print and digital edition subscribers, for a limited time. Cast your vote using CFE Media's New Products for Engineers platform. (Voting closed Jan. 11, 2019.)

By CFE Media
Sustainability October 11, 2018

Predictive maintenance: Monitor, measure and act: Your questions answered

Webcast presenter David Auton answered questions about topics such as predictive maintenance strategies, P-F curves, energy consumption as a prediction of failure, and more.

By David Auton, C&W Services