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Thai Biomass Plant Improves Energy Efficiency

September 10, 2019

A Thailand-based biomass plant building company turned to Rockwell Automation for advice and support on improving efficiency in their power plants.

PlantPAx DCS Helps Address Power-Gen Emissions

January 8, 2019

Thanks to deployment of the industry-proven PlantPAx DCS, the particulate emissions at a Romanian fossil-fuel power plant are now compliant with national targets.

Entire Network at Geothermal Plant Modernised

August 6, 2018

Rockwell Automation modernises network at geothermal plant; delivering higher performance, easier diagnostics, enhanced data capture and more robust cybersecurity.

Hydro Tasmania Develops Hybrid Energy Solution

May 6, 2018

Australia's largest generator of clean renewable energy, Hydro Tasmania, develops industry leading hybrid system on Flinders Island.

Prodesa Cuts 1,000 Hours of Engineering Time

April 8, 2017

Using PlantPAx, Prodesa cuts 1,000 hours of engineering time in the development and implementation of the world’s second biggest wood pellet plant.

Gunjang Energy Reduces Energy Use

February 15, 2017

Improving efficiency by 20% helps power generation company achieve ROI in two years.

DELIN Elettronica Implements PlantPAx DCS

February 8, 2017

A system integrator based in Modena, Italy, deploys the PlantPAx DCS for a gas dehydration process with integrated safety management.

GEA Orengine Increases Plant Capacity

March 7, 2016

Sustainability within an easily replicable project that supplies enough supplementary electrical energy to cater for the needs of an entire village.

Project Restores Fish Migration, Generates Power

December 14, 2015

Tacoma Power built an automated fish collection facility and powerhouse that allows fish to migrate and generates an additional 3.6 megawatts of hydropower.

Macquarie Generation Upgrades Cranes

October 21, 2015

Macquarie Generation's Bayswater Power Station upgraded its aging cranes to meet current safety standards.

MCS Control Systems Delivers Greater Control

March 6, 2015

Waste disposal and energy-generation centre switches over to ControlLogix based solution using proven and highly effective migration programme.

Air Windpower Develops Prototype Wind Generator

September 30, 2014

Air Windpower, a company in Spain, developed a wind-powered generator designed to maximise reliability and minimise the cost of the energy produced during its operating life.

The Algae House: Generating Energy From Algae

August 4, 2014

Remote control technology connects building technology with innovative bioreactors.

University Biomass Plant Reduces Emissions

June 2, 2014

Groundbreaking biomass plant helps the University of British Columbia move toward aggressive carbon-reduction goals

New Life for Historic Technology

April 8, 2014

The hydropower system in the Neue Hütte technology museum is generating electricity again with its new control platform.

Gas Plant Increases Efficiency, Availability

April 2, 2014

Erwin Schiefer, a gas production operation in Austria, creates one of the world's first high-availability wood gasification plants.

Gas-fired Cogeneration Plant Replaces Aging DCS

February 3, 2014

Gas-fired cogeneration plant replaces aging DCS with state-of-the-art process control system. Ripon Cogeneration enhances operational performance with PlantPAx system.

Solar Panel System Maker Uses Micro PLCs

October 1, 2013

Next-generation solar panel system manufacturer uses micro PLCs for accuracy in tracking the sun's rays.

Box Canyon Dam Optimizes Hydroelectric Generation

April 1, 2012

Box Canyon optimizes hydro plant and protects sensitive surroundings.

Dam Boosts Efficiency with Monitoring, Control

April 1, 2012

Utility optimizes hydroelectric generation and collects real-time data while protecting its sensitive surroundings by standardizing on a comprehensive control solution.

Marina Energy Realizes 15% Cost Reduction

April 29, 2011

Energy provider migrates to new control and HMI system ahead of schedule and on budget, exceeding performance goals, and reducing reliance on third party fuel by 40 percent.

Colorado Springs Utilities Improves Hydro Fleet

April 4, 2011

Four-service utility standardizes on Rockwell Automation PlantPAx™ process automation system, saving up to $50,000 annually.

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Industial Boilers

April 1, 2010

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics' powerhouse boilers upgraded with ultra-low NOX burners are monitored by Rockwell Software, Software CEM® and real-time environmental management applications