Sayve Technologies has developed Intellisocket - a smart power outlet that offers energy monitoring, home automation and style in one device. The device removes the need for separate connection infrastructure and makes use of the user's existing home Wi-Fi network.
Control Logic has been appointed as a distributor for CETA commercial and industrial products within Australia. CETA enables companies to reduce energy-related costs, achieve regulatory compliance and reach green/environmental initiative targets.
Emerson Process Management has introduced the Smart Wireless Navigator - a software platform that enables users with large wireless deployments to maximise the power of their wireless networks.
With the DeltaV Virtual Studio v2.3, Emerson expands the virtualisation capabilities in the DeltaV distributed control system (DCS) for easy implementation and management of online production and offline development, test and training systems.
Emerson Process Management has licensed royalty-free patent rights for its PIDPlus wireless PID controller technology to improve real-time control performance, simplify tuning and inherently protect against system failures across all control systems.
CETA, a distributor of energy-related hardware and software products, has appointed Control Logic as its Australian distributor. The company's product portfolio includes meters, communication devices and an energy-management software platform.
Schneider Electric has announced the Altivar Process - a range of drives for process applications. Said to be the first variable speed drive available with embedded intelligent services, the product is suitable for the water, oil and gas, mining metals and minerals, and food and beverage industries, enabling improved life-cycle asset management and optimised energy consumption.
BuildingIQ has released version 4.0 of its software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution to optimise energy use in commercial buildings. The latest version builds on the company's Predictive Energy Optimization software and is said to offer streamlined analytics, increased visibility into savings and improved managed services.
The Rosemount Analytical 6888 In Situ Flue Gas O2 Analyzer has been enhanced with new diagnostics that help maintain optimum oxygen levels in flue gases, thereby optimising the combustion efficiency of large boilers and industrial furnaces.
The RSS260 safety sensor combines the detection principle of RFID technology and a high switching distance in a compact design. The various actuators allow optimal integration of the safety sensors in the surrounding architecture of removable, hinged and sliding covers and doors.
Funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), the GREEN Grid project is a wide-ranging investigation into how New Zealanders use power, how demand can best be met using renewable sources and how the national grid can be made smarter and more efficient.
Dwyer Instruments has released the Series CDTA carbon dioxide, humidity and temperature detector. The product combines carbon dioxide, humidity, temperature, occupancy override and temperature setpoint measurements in one compact device.
Compressed air management systems have long played an important role in the efficient operation of compressed air systems. The next generation of controllers, however, brings new technical systems to the market that push the boundaries of dependability and cost savings further than ever before.
The New Zealand Green Building Council and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority have launched a new online tool as part of the NABERSNZ program, a voluntary rating system that measures the energy performance of New Zealand's office buildings.
Schneider Electric has launched StruxureWare Data Centre Operation v7.4, which provides capabilities and access to actionable intelligence for a balance of high availability and peak efficiency throughout the data centre life cycle.