White papers related to "Energy Consumption"
Companies with major plants, facilities, and equipment are facing a stark reality: energy consumption is eroding profit margins. Energy costs, environmental concerns, competitive pressures, and global complexity will not reverse course over the long haul. These challenges have set a stage on which new lean practices to operate more efficiently are taking hold across nearly every industry.
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Energy Analysis and Management, Enterprise Asset Management, Facilities Management, Plant Equipment Maintenance, Infor
Contents Key considerations for the green enterprise Managing energy and risk Managing energy consumption with Tivoli service management solutions Integrating power and IT Integrating IT and facilities assets Bringing it all together with Tivoli service management Summary For more information About IBM Service Management Data center and facilities managers — along with entire enterprises — have started taking a close look
Related to Energy Consumption: Data Center Equipment, Energy Analysis and Management, Regulatory and Compliance, IBM
Traders are expanding into emerging markets in remote locations with high energy consumption demands.
Related to Energy Consumption: SAP, Manufacturing, Oil and Gas Extraction, Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Greening IT starts in the data center: find out how data center consolidation—and other solutions—can help you reduce energy consumption, and even increase productivity and efficiency.
Related to Energy Consumption: Cooling System, Data Center Equipment, Data Management and Analysis, Energy Analysis and Management, IT Asset Management (ITAM), IT Infrastructure, Power Solutions and Distribution, Remote Administration, Software/Hardware Metering, Technology Tools and Methods, Quocirca Ltd
Green is a growth market When an organization decides to adopt a green philosophy-which usually means reducing its carbon footprint, lowering overall energy consumption and practicing social responsibility-it practices a regular drill to turn the concept into an operational reality. Where IT is concerned, this starts from an initial assessment of the IT environment in terms of resource consumption and waste production.
Related to Energy Consumption: Data and Application Distribution, Energy Analysis and Management, Symantec
Its carbon emission goals are to be accomplished through a combination of improving vehicle fuel economy (by 33%), greater eiciency in energy consumption, "smart growth" such that communities concentrate where public transportation is readily available, the use of renewable energy sources (hydro, solar, wind), upgrading existing power plants for greater generation eiciency, and wise management of forests (trees absorb carbon dioxide in their growth process).
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Data Management and Analysis, Database Management System (DBMS), Enterprise Asset Management, Site Development and Management, Infor, Chemical Manufacturing, Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing, Finance and Insurance, Manufacturing, Paper Manufacturing, Public Administration
A good place to start with a corporate citizenship initiative is to build enterprise-wide awareness of company policies on a safe and healthy work environment, including any efforts to minimize energy consumption and reduce hazardous materials and pollutants in the workplace and into the environment. Next, add asset performance to your key performance measures, including energy consumption.
Related to Energy Consumption: Alerting and Notification, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Infor
" Reduction of energy consumption is a major business objective for Mohawk in which the EAM system will play a role.
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), Energy Analysis and Management, Enterprise Asset Management, Infor, Manufacturing, Paper Manufacturing
and condition-based maintenance, establish indicators for real-time monitoring of energy consumption and emission levels, calculate and record asset criticality, and conduct real-time trend analysis for conditions, energy consumption, emission levels, regulatory compliance and so on.
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), Decision Making, Enterprise Asset Management, Plant Equipment Maintenance, Software Selection, Vehicle/Fleet Maintenance, Infor
However, since over a quarter are, their competitors may find themselves at a disadvantage since higher energy consumption is required to build their products and the associated shipping containers. FIGURE 5: Developing New Products to Reduce Own Fuel Needs Most companies are not yet changing their products to counteract high fuel costs, but over a quarter are, and these may find themselves at a competitive advantage over others.
Related to Energy Consumption: Supply Chain Management (SCM), Sage, Air transport, Freight transport by road, Transport, Storage, and Communications, Water transport
With AMI, energy consumption is recorded at regular time intervals – for example every 15 minutes – and then billed at different rates based on peak and offpeak hours. As a result, consumers and suppliers can collectively lower overall energy requirements and reduce carbon emissions. Energy consumers. Customers can manage their energy consumption with greater understanding of appliance energy use and price variations.
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Communications, Infrastructure, and Transportation Planning, Decision Making, Economic Analysis, Energy Analysis and Management, Enterprise Management, Executive Views, Facilities Management, Government and Legal, Management Practices, Property Management, Regulatory and Compliance, Return on Investment (ROI), Risk Management, Strategy, SAP, Utilities
Pumps and chillers equipped with variable-speed drives (VFDs) and appropriate controls can reduce their speed and energy consumption to match the current IT load and the current outdoor conditions.
Related to Energy Consumption: Cooling System, Data Center Equipment, Energy Analysis and Management, Facilities Management, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC), IT Infrastructure, Lighting Analysis and Control, Power Solutions and Distribution, APC by Schneider Electric
Buildings account for a large percentage of energy consumption and produce a fair amount of greenhouse gas emissions. Companies like Tririga, with its workplace management system (WMS) Real Estate Environmental Sustainability (TREES) solution, have helped companies reduce their energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions through the use of assessment tools.
Related to Energy Consumption: Asset Management, Best Practices, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Management Practices, Manufacturing Management, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Regulatory and Compliance, ROI and Success Measurement, Standards and Compliance, Total Cost Analysis (TCO), Technology Evaluation Centers, Manufacturing
Sustainability: An effective MPS can significantly enhance an organisation environmental credentials through reduced energy consumption and lower paper usage as a result of device consolidation and better device utilisation.
Related to Energy Consumption: E-commerce, Facilities Management, IT Monitoring and Management, Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Mobile Computing, Office Application and Automation, Office Productivity Suite, Printing, Record Management, Scanning, Quocirca Ltd
It is a well-established technology that reduces hardware requirements, increases utilization of hardware resources, streamlines management and reduces energy consumption.
Related to Energy Consumption: Emulation and Virtualization, Server, Storage Management, IBM