Tag: fuel

Material such as coal, gas, or oil that is burned to produce heat or power.

Excavators and Robotics

Excavators and Robotics

Many owners of grading and excavation contracting companies concur: finding enough skilled employees to execute jobs continues to be difficult.

The answer to that challenge may lie in more robotic-like machines. Machines that do more on their own—without human intervention—will require fewer employees. On the other hand, robotics may even attract

Backup Power Generators for Critical Applications

Backup Power Generators for Critical Applications

Greg Sala, general sales manager for the East region of Cummins Sales and Service, says there is a saying they have at the Cummins offices: “No one wakes up in the morning and says, ‘I want to buy a generator.'” But when facility owners and operators experience a power outage

The Industrial Dragon Takes on Green Energy

The Industrial Dragon Takes on Green Energy

China covered the equivalent of one soccer field every hour with solar panels in 2015. It also installed an average of more than one wind turbine every hour of every day, according to Greenpeace statistics. And it appears to be aiming for domination of one of the world’s fastest-growing industries.

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Managing for Drought

Managing for Drought

The mania for a green lawn, or in some cases green anything, across many regions of the US has been quelled by recent droughts (thankfully now abating). Even long before water meters were spinning at record rates for golf resorts, private homes, and corporate campuses, scientists have been devising technologies

John Deere Loads Up on 30 New Bucket Options for Four-Wheel Drive Loaders

John Deere Loads Up on 30 New Bucket Options for Four-Wheel Drive Loaders

MOLINE, Ill. (May 16, 2017) — Designed to enhance productivity and efficiency, John Deere is debuting its enhanced production series buckets for the 744K-II, 824K-II and 844K-III wheel loader models. The enhanced production buckets offer several new features, including an improved bucket profile, integrated narrow spill guards, bushed static bucket

New GE Power Technology Innovation Center Will Showcase Increased Efficiency, Reduced Emissions of Coal-Fired Steam Power Plants

New GE Power Technology Innovation Center Will Showcase Increased Efficiency, Reduced Emissions of Coal-Fired Steam Power Plants

Birchwood Power Facility in Virginia to be Transformed into Global Steam Plant Innovation Center with Most Modern and Efficient Hardware and Software, including GE’s Predix*-based suite of Digital Power Plant software solutions

With coal forecast to remain the world’s #2 fuel source through 2030, Center Will Demonstrate How Technology Can Increase

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