C3.4 - Improved Energy Efficiency Through Integration of Self- Powered Sensors with Mobile Communication

B. Kärcher, G. Scholl & D. Mintenbeck
Energy efficiency of production plants is continuously getting more public attention while at the same time, energy is the essential resource for the manufacturing industry to maintain its capacity to act. As a consequence, measurement and monitoring of substantial parameters of the manufacturing process are essential to achieve the goal of an optimized energy consumption. On shop floor level, sensors have to be integrated to provide a representative picture of the manufacturing process. Compared to...