Tag: energy consumption

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

No significant link between Industry 4.0 and energy consumption or energy intensity

November 28, 2023


To what extent does the digitalization of industrial and manufacturing processes (Industry 4.0) improve energy efficiency and thus reduce energy intensity? A team from the Research Institute for Sustainability (RIFS) analyzed developments across 10 industrial manufacturing sectors in China between […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Teva Pharmaceuticals Leveraging Honeywell Technology

July 27, 2023

Via: Industry Today

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., a leading generic pharmaceutical company, (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) announced today that it is working with Honeywell (NASDAQ: HON) to help reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions at its Debrecen, Hungary, manufacturing facility. Teva will leverage […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Viewpoint: AI-managed energy systems support the switch to EVs

June 23, 2023

Via: Electronics Weekly

With energy demand set to climb as consumers switch to EVs in the run up to the UK ban on the sale of new ICE vehicles in 2030, software developers are harnessing the power of AI to track and optimise […]

Process, Production

Radiation for responsible recycling: A distributed, microwave-based method to recycle batteries

July 7, 2022


The global culture of mass production and consumption has resulted in a monumental increase in the amount of waste being generated today, indicating an unmet need for better recycling systems. Traditionally, waste is collected locally and processed at large-scale recycling […]

Design & Planning, Process

Want to Reduce Energy Use in Manufacturing? Try 3D Printing

November 8, 2021

Via: Design News

This is part two of a three-part series on the sustainability of 3D printing. The first article was Time for Clean Production Methods? 3D Printing Could Be the Solution. Part two looks at the use of energy in the additive […]