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Aggreko’s automated power control kit cuts fuel costs

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Houston–Power generation and HVAC specialty rental company Aggreko, plc has launched a unique power automation system that eliminates idling and saves up to 65% in fuel costs. The unique technology also reduces emissions, regardless of the fuel source. Aggreko’s scalable power automation systems can be retrofitted on diesel and natural gas generator sets and incorporates a hybrid battery control kit ...

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I never used to believe testimonials until I became one

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As an industrial writer, I run across case studies and case histories for companies I work with all the time. Most of the time I take those with a grain of salt, figuring a company isn’t going to tout a case study when their product didn’t work. So I was intrigued when I was asked to write a story about ...

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Coal severance funds pledged to OCTC tech center

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In an admittedly rare move, McLean Fiscal Court recently unanimously approved a measure to help aid Owensboro Community & Technical College in building the second phase of a large advanced technical center at its main campus on New Hartford Road in Owensboro. The court pledged $25,000 that will help cap off more than $3 million the community college has sought ...

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Pittsburgh-based TEN takes client-centered approach in energy efficiency

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When municipal leaders in Harrisburg decided to replace the financially ailing city’s network of inefficient streetlights with LEDs — all 6,127 of them — international firms came to town offering their name-brand services and products. The team from The Efficiency Network, the least-known candidate for the contract, was the only bidder that offered options, including samples from different manufacturers that ...

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Multiple ways to save energy dollars this season

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With winter weather straight ahead, and as the dollar becomes tighter, ways to save energy around the house become more important. There are several ways to save energy, and thus dollars, around the home. PPL spokesman Kurt Blumenau said a homeowner has to customize their energy-saving efforts. “Every home is different, and the level of energy savings can vary significantly ...

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