STEM Activities for Kids Plants Career Seeds for Georgia K-12 Students

Credit to Author: Marcus Craig| Date: Thu, 09 Aug 2018 14:10:42 +0000

At first, the class was like any other at Georgia’s Quitman County Schools. Kids sat in desks while an adult lectured. But despite appearances, this was no ordinary lecture. Schneider… Read more »

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Smart motors and their applications in today’s industries

Credit to Author: Atin Chhabra| Date: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:43:35 +0000

The requirement for machine control has become quite significant in today’s day-and-age, where technology has become prominent due to the sheer number of applications enabled by this service. The industries… Read more »

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How Companies are Using Renewable Energy and Clean Technologies to Drive Sustainable Growth

Credit to Author: Amy Haddon| Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 23:03:29 +0000

Business is faced with a critical paradox.  By 2040, the U.S. Energy Information Association (EIA) projects that global energy consumption will increase by 28%.  Continued digitization, rising population, concentrated urbanization,… Read more »

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The Earliest Earth Overshoot Day. Ever.

Credit to Author: Xavier Houot| Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2018 22:20:15 +0000

In 2018, Earth Overshoot Day falls on August 1. The earliest ever. This reminds us of the urgency of the climate crisis and pressure on natural ecosystems: despite the indisputable… Read more »

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The Next Resource Frontier: 5 Strategies to Improve Your Company’s Water Security

Credit to Author: Amy Haddon| Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 21:31:57 +0000

Water is arguably our most precious resource.  It is requisite for the survival of all life on our planet.  It is also finite.  While water is endlessly recyclable through the… Read more »

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Earth Overshoot Day: How BOLD Ideas Helps to Move the Date

Credit to Author: Esther Finidori| Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2018 17:00:51 +0000

Why August 1st? One day of the year has started to appear earlier and earlier on the calendar: Earth Overshoot Day. This year falls on August 1st. Earth Overshoot Day… Read more »

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Schneider Electric: The Powerhouse for Healthcare IoT

Credit to Author: Estelle Schweizer| Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 17:11:58 +0000

Few of us realize that the Apple Watch on your wrist telling you your heart-rate, the IV in somebody’s arm, and the electrical panels in hospitals are all intertwined within… Read more »

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How Schneider Electric Has Shown Me that Life is On

Credit to Author: Employee Voices| Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 13:41:16 +0000

Written by Guest Blogger, Agnes Broden, Sustainability Intern in Washington D.C. The other day I found myself walking the halls of the Longworth Building on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., carefully… Read more »

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Sustainability and Industry are no longer mutually exclusive – Part 2

Credit to Author: Loic Regnier| Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:40:54 +0000

In my previous blog (Part 1) I introduced the energy paradox which cites world energy use as having  increased by 50% over the last 25 years, and yet there are… Read more »

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Advice from a female engineer: Go for it!

Credit to Author: Employee Voices| Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:00:53 +0000

A way to become an engineer At the bright age of 15, school student Catherine Anderton was enjoying work experience at a local NHS Hospital training centre. The manager at… Read more »

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The MeshGrid Ecosystem: Intelligent Electricity

Credit to Author: DOMINIC BARBATO| Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 17:06:04 +0000

A few months ago, on this blog, we introduced the concept of the MeshGridTM, a term coined to describe a future-state electricity ecosystem in which countless grid-enabled, responsive resources (GERRs) function… Read more »

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