Topic: Sustainability

Smart Manufacturing Improves Sustainability Efforts

This article was originally published on IndustryWeek’s IdeaXchange blog, April 27th 2016.   How does smart manufacturing help you to operate sustainably? Where do I start? Here are three key reasons it helps: • Cheaper meters/sensors: Ten years ago, you probably had at most one meter monitoring each of electricity, gas, water, or waste. Now, partly due to the plunging costs of sensors, you can have many. Your information becomes granular. Read More