Energy Management

In-depth look into new energy management solutions.


Walmart Debuts Futuristic Tractor-Trailer Combination

April 8, 2014
Walmart, Louisville, Ky., introduced the Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience, a tractor-trailer combination that features leading-edge aerodynamics, an advanced turbine-powered range extending series hybrid powertrain, electrified auxiliary components and sophisticated control systems all in one package.
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Grape, Potato Grower Reduces Carbon Footprint with Solar Electric System

April 7, 2014
REC Solar, San Luis Obispo, Calif., completed a 1 MW solar energy system for Vignolo Farms, a grape and potato grower based in Shafter, Calif., which is expected to offset 75% of the farm’s energy use at its cold storage facility while reducing its carbon footprint.
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How to Reduce and Conserve Energy in Refrigerated Spaces

April 4, 2014
Although the largest portion of the energy consumed is for the refrigeration equipment, here are Top 3 areas that should be considered to have the greatest impact on the reduction of energy consumption and what to do to reduce.
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Sunny Delight Experiences 20% Cost Savings in Customized Energy Savings Project

March 31, 2014
Sunny Delight Beverages Co., Cincinnati, and Advanced Energy Dynamics, LLC (AED), Bethesda, Md., completed their customized energy savings project, which resulted in a 20% cost savings at Sunny Delight’s South Brunswick, N.J., facility.
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ConAgra Foods Announces Record-Breaking Energy Management Results

March 13, 2014
ConAgra Foods, Inc., Omaha, Neb., announced the winners of its internal 2014 Sustainable Development Awards, a company-wide program that drives and rewards imaginative approaches to sustainability and produces bottom line business results.
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The Future of Industrial Refrigeration Begins Here

March 10, 2014

The future of industrial refrigeration begins at the 2014 Industrial Refrigeration Conference & Heavy Equipment show.

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BNSF Logistics, Tri Global Energy Join Forces to Power New Wind Energy Logistics Center

March 7, 2014
BNSF Logistics (BNSFL), Flower Mound, Texas, and Tri Global Energy (TGE), Dallas, Texas, will align resources, market knowledge and industry relationships to support BNSFL’s development of their West Texas Wind Energy Logistics Center.
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How to Build an Energy Efficient Engine Room in Just 5 Steps

March 7, 2014

The machinery room is the heart of any industrial refrigeration system. Building one that’s energy efficient can make a big difference in energy savings.

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Safeway Introduces New Trucking Standards

February 19, 2014
Safeway Inc., Pleasanton, Calif., welcomed President Barack Obama to its Upper Marlboro, Md., distribution center as he called for new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks.
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Putting the Lid on Cooked Meat Emissions

February 11, 2014
Polarized Meat Co. installed a pre-scrubber wet scrubbing system to fend off the unluring smell of cooked meats and still meet Department of Environmental Protection standards.
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Saving Energy Without Capital Investment

Contact: Adam Thomas
Energy savings is a hot topic these days, and everywhere you turn, someone's got something for you to buy to improve energy efficiency in your plant. Yet there are practical things you can do right now, with minimal to no additional investment, that can yield big gains in energy efficiency... Read More



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