Energy efficiency programs in the United States could realistically reduce the rate of growth for electricity consumption by 22 percent over the next two decades if key barriers can be addressed, according to recently released analysis by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) .
OriginOil, the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform algae, a promising source of renewable oil, into a true competitor to petroleum, recently announced the successful automation of its Helix BioReactorâ„¢ system.
In the past few months, it has become unmistakably clear that the chemical industry is not just facing another cyclical downturn.
Earlier this month, the Irish Association of Health Stores (IAHS) defended its petition in the European Parliament against the European Commission's planned setting of European Union (EU)-wide maximum limits for dosages of vitamins and minerals in food supplements.
Omnitrol Networks, a real-time application network platforms provider for business process optimization and RFID-based asset track and trace solutions, recently formed a strategic relationship with BT Global Services, a networked IT services provider.
LUDECA , a laser alignment, vibration analysis and balancing equipment, plus software, services and training vendor, recently redesigned www.ludeca.com
According to ICONICS , its "360Â° Of Visualization For Real-Time Operational Excellence" seminar may aid in improving your engineering productivity up to 60 percent.
The HARTÂ® Communication Foundation (HCF) recently presented its prestigious 2008 HART Plant of the Year Award to the PDVSA Petropiar oil refinery located in Mejorador Jose, Barcelona, Venezuela.
Gemma Power Systems recently put in an order to Aquatech Intl. Corp. ; the newly purchased equipment that the company requested is intended for the Colusa Power Station of Maxwell, CA.
An adequate energy supply in the United States is vital to ensure industrial growth.
The Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) and the Ohio Bioproducts Innovation Center (OBIC) , in conjunction with PolymerOhio , recently launched an initiative that will accelerate the innovation and commercialization of soy-based industrial products.
According to a new technical market research report, Sludge Treatment: The Global Market from BCC Research , the global market for sludge treatment technology is expected to be worth $4.6 billion in 2008. This will increase to more than $5.8 billion in 2013, adding up to a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6 percent.
On January 1, 2009, new international regulations for transporting hazardous materials by air and vessel will go into effect. New marking requirements and revisions to existing ones are included in the regulations. Labels and markings compliant with the new regulations are furthermore now offered by Labelmaster , a distributor of regulatory compliance products.
Altra Industrial Motion has launched a new Web site that provides engineers and professionals in the global energy industry with a comprehensive resource for application-specific power transmission and motion control solutions.
Chemists and chemical engineers using dataloggers or chart recorders for environmental monitoring critical to preserving chemical purities can now contact Dickson calibration specialists for no-charge consultations on custom point calibrations best-matched to application requirements.