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The Importance of Properly Maintaining Your HVAC Systems

By Jess Allen | April 25, 2022

Properly maintaining all of the components of your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems — the chillers, air handlers, split systems, piping, ductwork, etc. — can produce several benefits for your facility, from improved reliability and indoor environmental quality[…]

Battery Possibilities for Electric Forklifts

By Jonathan Susser | April 13, 2022

Electric forklifts that rely on electric motors and industrial batteries are growing in popularity and are offered by many forklift manufacturers. Recent improvements and advancements in technology have allowed them to compete directly with their internal combustion counterparts but with[…]

Tips for Maintaining Motor Reliability and Efficiency

By Ben Mosley | January 21, 2022

Electric motor-driven systems account for more than 40 percent of all electricity generated in the world and often represent the highest energy users in a facility. Therefore, adopting motor management practices is critical to reducing energy costs and saving money,[…]

Daimler Trucks North America Receives ISO 50001 Certification at All North American Plants with Support from Advanced Energy, Duke Energy

By Jonathan Susser | June 21, 2021

In late 2019, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) contacted Advanced Energy about ISO 50001 consulting. DTNA had previously earned ISO 50001 certification and Superior Energy Performance 50001™ certification at its Mount Holly truck assembly plant — it was now looking to achieve multisite ISO 50001 certification[…]

LED Lighting Upgrades, Retrofit or Replace?

By Charlie Martin | April 13, 2021

Charlie Martin is one of our senior energy engineers. If you have questions or would like information on Advanced Energy’s services, please contact Charlie at 919-857-9021 or fill out our contact form. Light-emitting diode (LED) light sources are fast becoming[…]

Practicing Energy Management with 50001 Ready

By Jonathan Susser | April 8, 2021

Over the past several years, we have become recognized subject matter experts in strategic energy management (SEM) and the ISO 50001 energy management standard. One approach we’ve taken to our work is to guide commercial and industrial facilities through the[…]