Balancing Energy Efficiency and Uptime in Manufacturing Environments

Manufacturing.net | February 05, 2019

Balancing Energy Efficiency and Uptime in Manufacturing Environments
In the manufacturing world, efficiency is everything. Manufacturers are under constant pressure to save time and increase volume while keeping production costs low. At the same time as technology has enabled advancements in their ability to do this via robotics and the Internet of Things, a new demand has cropped up: the demand for energy efficiency. With a growing global emphasis on sustainability, companies now need to balance productivity and technological innovation with finding ways to ensure more efficient and resilient backup power to keep operations up and running.
This is no small task considering the major bottom-line losses than can result from downtime. A recent ITIC study found that for large enterprises with over 1,000 employees, the costs associated with just a single of an hour of downtime are very steep-topping the $5 million mark on average in verticals like manufacturing.

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