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What Is Greenwashing?

Posted on: January 5, 2024

The term “greenwashing” comes from the words “green,” which is associated with environmentalism, and “whitewashing,” which means covering up or glossing over negative aspects. Greenwashing is a deceptive marketing practice that some organizations use to exaggerate or misrepresent their environmental impact or sustainability efforts. These claims are often about an organization’s eco-friendly stance and ecological […]

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Why Your Business Needs an Energy Audit

Posted on: December 19, 2023

On average, 30% of the energy used in commercial buildings is wasted. As businesses in every industry look to a green future, assessing energy wastage and implementing practical solutions is critical. Compressed air systems power many companies, but they also represent potential energy losses, which you can address with the right tools and professional input.  The benefits […]

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The Benefits of Renewable Energy in Manufacturing

Posted on: December 15, 2023

Climate change is an issue affecting every industry. Government and industry regulations force many organizations to reexamine their power sources and look for sustainable alternatives to traditional fossil fuels. Manufacturing applications use considerable power to meet consumer demand, making renewable energy an important consideration for many manufacturing organizations.  Renewable energy makes up 13% of the total […]

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Sustainability Trends in Manufacturing

Posted on: December 12, 2023

Sustainability is becoming a pivotal driving force in manufacturing. As more operations shift toward environmentally responsible and socially conscious practices, the way products are made, packaged and delivered is also changing. Sustainability trends in manufacturing represent an opportunity to work toward environmental stewardship and social well-being. The first step manufacturers can take is reevaluating their […]

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Trends and Forecasts of Energy-Efficient Air Compressor Integration in Green Sectors

Posted on: December 8, 2023

As environmental concerns continue dominating the marketplace, industries worldwide seek ways to become more sustainable. The industrial air compressor market is no exception. The global air compressor market size was valued at $16.51 billion in 2022 and is projected to grow from 17.22 billion in 2023 to 25.6 billion in 2030 at a compound annual growth rate […]

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Measuring Air Compressor Performance to Ensure Efficiency

Measuring Air Compressor Performance to Ensure Efficiency

Posted on: November 2, 2023

Air compressor efficiency is a priority for many organizations. Knowing how well your air compressors perform is an excellent indication of their overall efficiency. Any facility that runs at limited efficiency will use more power to achieve the same results. In fact, only 10-20% of the energy required to generate compressed air reaches the point of use. […]

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Compressed Air Systems: An Introduction

Posted on: September 20, 2023

Compressed air is so common in industrial applications that many people consider it a utility in the same way they view water and natural gas. Compressed air systems are valuable resources for powering a facility’s machinery and tools and performing other essential tasks. If you need to add the power of air to your operation, […]

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A Comprehensive Guide to Air Dryers

Posted on: August 22, 2023

Compressed air, along with water, natural gas and electricity, are essential utilities needed in the manufacturing process. Its application is widespread in the automotive, plumbing, textile, agriculture, food and beverage, construction and other industries where moisture must be removed from the air within these compressors to perform efficiently. This guide will cover everything you need […]

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Benefits of Variable Speed Drives

Posted on: August 3, 2023

Motors that power multiple applications are generally made to run at uniform speeds, regardless of the application in question. For any machine that runs on an AC motor, you can save money on energy costs with the use of a Variable Speed Drive (VSD), which adjusts the motor’s speed according to the needs of a […]

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The Benefits of Efficient Air Compressors

Posted on: July 31, 2023

There are many uses of compressed air. In fact, 70 percent of all manufacturers use a compressed air system, for use with machine tools, material handling, as well as spray painting and separation equipment. One reason for that popularity is the safety and convenience of using air as a resource, as opposed to other energy […]

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