Compressor reduces energy costs at CSR Roofing06 August, 2013
CSR Roofing has been manufacturing terracotta roof tiles at its Vermont (Melbourne) factory for over seven decades. To replace its ageing compressor, the company chose an Atlas Copco VSD (variable speed drive) machine.
CAPS compresses Kilcoy’s costs30 July, 2013
The Kilcoy Pastoral Company’s facilities in Queensland have drastically reduced energy expenditure by refurbishing existing plant and installing new compressor equipment supplied by Compressed Air and Power Solutions Australia (CAPS).
Auditing the energy efficiency of compressors16 July, 2013
CHEP, a provider of pallet and container pooling solutions, has achieved significant energy savings through the installation of energy-efficient Atlas Copco compressors at its pallet production and repair sites in the UK. The savings from the installation have been measured at over 1000 tonnes of CO2 emissions.
Green Star certified waterfront building to inspire Auckland08 July, 2013
Auckland’s new ASB North Wharf building - owned by Kiwi Income Property Trust (KIPT) and tenanted by ASB Bank - has gained a ‘five Green Star’ rating for excellence in sustainability from the New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC), setting the bar for the city’s waterfront development.
Toshiba High Efficiency HE Series motors28 June, 2013
Toshiba High Efficiency HE Series motors are built for applications where performance, long-term reliability and robustness are important elements.
Brightgreen DR700 v2 MR16 LED halogen replacement bulb21 June, 2013
Brightgreen has launched the latest addition to its retrofit range: the DR700 v2 MR16 LED halogen replacement bulb. The product features enhanced optics, a stylish sleek front and a good dimming range; it is said to have lower dimming than ever.
Top six places for energy losses in commercial buildings17 June, 2013
Fluke Australia has provided a list of the top six places to look for energy losses in commercial buildings together with details on how to detect these leaks using a thermal imaging scanner.
ABB Emax 2 low-voltage circuit breaker16 May, 2013
The Emax 2 is a low-voltage circuit breaker with integrated energy management functions. Replacing existing traditional breakers with the Emax 2 breaker has the potential to achieve annual savings of 5.8 million megawatt-hours (MWh).
Ilum-a-Lite Light Eco LED T8 tubes14 May, 2013
Ilum-a-Lite has introduced its latest energy-saving LED T8 tubes. They are a direct replacement for traditional florescent T8 tubes without producing any UV light or containing mercury.
Facilities making savings with energy-efficient lighting02 May, 2013
What do Valvoline, Eilbeck Cranes, Southern Steel and 3M have in common? They have all recently upgraded their power-hungry 400 W high-bay lights to energy-efficient EELCO fittings. Apart from an immediate improvement in illumination levels, all four companies can also take advantage of significant government rebates now available for approved energy-efficient upgrades.
Toshiba High Efficiency Ultra Series motors01 May, 2013
Toshiba High Efficiency Ultra Series motors are built for high-quality machine manufacturers who value the quality, reliability and benefits of high efficiencies.
Ilum-a-Lite Light Eco Elegance LED Panel Light26 April, 2013
Ilum-a-Lite has announced the Light Eco Elegance LED Panel Light. Suitable for commercial and office lighting, the range of LED panel lights has been designed to replace 2 x 36″ fluorescent lighting troffers.
Rockwell Automation Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 AC Drive09 April, 2013
Rockwell Automation’s compact Allen-Bradley PowerFlex 525 AC drive helps machine builders and end users simplify equipment design and operation, and speed-up installation and configuration.
Ilum-a-Lite Light Eco 35 W rectangular shop lighter29 March, 2013
The Light Eco 35 W recessed and adjustable shop lighter is an energy-efficient LED solution for traditional rectangular metal-halide shop lighters.
Inviting retail ambient and facade lighting for shopping mall26 March, 2013
GE Lighting will provide a complete energy-efficient lighting solution for the Cirebon Superblock Mall located in West Java, Indonesia.