Sustainable Innovation at Atlas Copco

Sustainable Innovation at Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco is all about innovation-it is a driving force in everything we do. Learn how we strive to save energy, provide ergonomic equipment, and secure minimal impact on the environment.

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Use VSD Compressors, Save Energy (and Money)
Whether you call it VFD, frequency converter or inverter, VSD technology by any other name is just as efficient. On average, VSD compressors use about 35 percent less energy than their fixed-speed counter parts. But what does a 35 percent reduction in energy costs really look like? Well, that depends on your plant. Let’s say you have a 200 horsepower air compressor that runs for 24...
Jul 21, 2017 8:25 AM ET
Atlas Copco Compressors and Light Tower Win Red Dot Design Awards
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 4, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has won two prestigious Red Dot Design Awards for 2017 for portable compressors and a LED light tower.  “We are proud to once again be recognized with this distinguished prize for outstanding design,” said Andrew Walker, President of Atlas Copco’s...
Apr 4, 2017 9:55 AM ET
Use Energy Efficient Compressors to Attain LEED Certification
According a U.S. Energy Information Administration report released in October, manufacturing energy consumption increased between 2010 and...
Jan 4, 2017 7:55 AM ET
Atlas Copco's Groundbreaking Technology Takes Fuel Efficiency to a New Level and Makes a Positive Impact on the Environment
The beginning of the new millennium was characterized by escalat­ing climate changes, with higher average temperatures said to be caused by rapidly increasing carbon-dioxide emissions. Companies that take their responsibility to be good corporate citizens seriously set goals and targets to reduce emissions and minimize the consumption of natural resources. At Atlas Copco, we...
Nov 23, 2016 10:35 AM ET
Dairy Processor Cuts Wastewater Treatment Costs with Energy Efficient Blower Technology
In 1931, brothers Israel and Max Garelick borrowed $10,000 to buy their first farm in rural Franklin, Massachusetts. Today, the original Garelick Brothers farmstead is New England’s largest dairy, and Garelick Farms supports over 1,000 local farms throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Vermont, Maine and upstate New York. It would be hard to list items more...
Nov 21, 2016 8:15 AM ET