6 Questions from This Week’s Sustainability and Energy Intelligence Webcast

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Fri, Mar 27, 2015 @ 09:54 AM

On Tuesday, March 24 I participated in a webinar at Panoramic Power entitled “Enabling Operational Excellence with Energy Intelligence.” As is often the case, there were too many questions to address from the audience in the time allotted, which I’ll address below.

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Tags: Sustainability, IEM

5 Critical Factors to Reduce the Energy Intensity of Operations

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Tue, Mar 10, 2015 @ 01:10 PM

With increasing energy prices, increasing pressure for operational cost reduction, and major demographic shifts impacting the political and policy sphere, the focus on effective energy management is only increasing. Industrial companies today are being forced to address this trend and focus on cutting energy consumption wherever possible.

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Tags: Sustainability, IEM, Energy Management

How to Boost Profit by Reducing Energy Intensity [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Paul Leavoy on Fri, May 16, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

In recent years, manufacturers have done a better job at viewing energy use and energy management as part of the big picture when it comes to cutting costs and driving profitability. And while we’ve seen the increased adoption of frameworks like ISO 50001 and EN 16001 to better optimize and streamline energy management, many manufacturers are still facing challenges taking these programs to the next level in terms of results.

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Tags: Industrial Energy Management, IEM, Energy Metrics

LNS Oversees Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards Judging

Posted by Greg Goodwin on Tue, Oct 15, 2013 @ 10:13 AM

By 2040, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that worldwide energy consumption will have increased by over 50% from current levels and that the world's population will exceed 10 billion. And these are conservative estimates.

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Tags: Sustainability, IEM

House Democrats Release Energy App, Q1 Numbers for Renewable Energy, and Other Sustainability News...

Posted by Natalie Tarutis on Mon, Apr 15, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

In the spirit of launching our newest research library here at LNS, I have provided articles that coincide with the Industrial Energy Management (IEM) space. Within the IEM research library, our team plans to provide best practice guides, corporate case studies, and solution selection guidelines relating to energy management. Below you will find articles discussing sustainability, renewable energy, and tips on energy reporting.

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Tags: Sustainability, Weekly Roundup, IEM

A Measured Approach to Success with Energy Metrics

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Tue, Mar 12, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

We’ve established that executives who focus on aligning and then optimizing people, processes, and technology in operational excellence models will position their organizations for success. This is true in quality, manufacturing, energy management, and other critical operational focal points.

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Tags: Sustainability, IEM, Energy Metrics

Industrial Energy Management Software – What is Right for You?

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Thu, Jan 10, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

In a recent LNS Research article, we defined the Industrial Energy Management (IEM) Framework, explaining the need for companies to align leadership, business processes, and technology around a common model of Operational Excellence.

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Tags: Sustainability, IEM, Energy Management, ESM

5 Industrial Technology Trends to Focus On in 2013

Posted by Matthew Littlefield on Mon, Jan 07, 2013 @ 06:00 AM

The industrial space is a dynamic one. 2012 brought memorable improvements and innovations to strategies, technologies, management systems, and so on. However, as the holiday season winds down and the calendar flips to a new year, it’s not only time to reflect on this past year, it’s also time to analyze trends and make some predictions for the direction of the space in 2013.

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