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Green Technology Helps Factories Saves Energy, Boosts Profits and Productivity

Green Technology Helps Factories Saves Energy, Boosts Profits and Productivity

October 30, 2014 | Source: www.ns.umich.edu

Switching to LED lights in factories not only saves energy, it boosts productivity and increases profits, says a new study undertaken by the University of Michigan.

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MIT’s Chisel Allows Programmers to Trade Computational Accuracy for Energy Savings

MIT’s Chisel Allows Programmers to Trade Computational Accuracy for Energy Savings

October 30, 2014 | Source: newsoffice.mit.edu

Researchers from MIT have developed a new system called Chisel that will maximize energy savings while still meeting the programmers’ accuracy requirements.

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Advanced Manufacturing Machine to Produce GE Turbine Components Using Laser MicroJet Technology

Advanced Manufacturing Machine to Produce GE Turbine Components Using Laser MicroJet Technology

October 30, 2014 | Source: www.genewsroom.com

GE has unveiled an innovative advanced manufacturing machine that will use the Laser MicroJet technology, a pioneering laser-cutting method, to produce more efficient gas turbine parts

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Aleris Invests $350 Million in New Aluminum Auto Body Sheets Facility

Aleris Invests $350 Million in New Aluminum Auto Body Sheets Facility

October 30, 2014 | Source: investor.aleris.com

Aleris will invest $350 million for equipping its Lewisport facility with additional heat treatment and finishing capabilities for producing wide aluminum auto body sheets.

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UK Manufacturers to Utilize Nuclear AMRC’s World Leading machines Under Collaborative R&D

UK Manufacturers to Utilize Nuclear AMRC’s World Leading machines Under Collaborative R&D

October 30, 2014 | Source: namrc.co.uk

AMRC will open up its newest and largest machining centers for collaborative R&D, enabling UK manufacturers to develop new machining techniques for very large precision components.

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