High efficiency


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High efficiency

General term for technologies and processes that require less energy, water, or other inputs to operate. A goal in sustainable building is to achieve high efficiency in resource use when compared to conventional practice. Setting specific targets in efficiency for systems and designs help put this general goal of efficiency into practice.
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JinkoSolar also noted that the record-high order book primarily consisted of high efficiency products, such as its latest Cheetah series, reinforcing the global shift to high-efficiency products.
Moreover, during the current fiscal year, Punjab Agriculture Department would install high efficiency irrigation system on 12,000 acres of land and during the last month, the system had been installed on an area of 793 acres.
High Efficiency Particulate Air filters have been in use all around the world for many years.
Dialog Semiconductor plc (FRA:DLG.F), a provider of highly integrated power management, AC/DC, solid state lighting and short-range wireless technologies, announced today the debut of its high efficiency AC/DC adapter interface IC for Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 power supplies.
It is a significant investment by our parent company Intergas Verwarming, the number one high efficiency boiler manufacturer in the Netherlands."
Lighting devices equipped with the high efficiency OLEDs are considered to achieve a luminous efficiency comparable to or higher than that of fluorescent lamps (approx.
KEY SPECS: The Ics offer the ability to optimize designs either for high efficiency or by size, by leveraging high-frequency operation.
It adds that all its products are certified in accordance to international standards and that the electric motors conform to energy efficiency specifications such as 1E2 and 1E3 for the EU market, NEMA High Efficiency and Premium Efficiency for the USA and Canada, Grade 3 and Grade 2 for China, and MEPS High Efficiency for Australia.
("Jusung") (KOSDAQ: 036930), a leading supplier of advanced technology and tools for high efficiency cell production, and MEMC Singapore Pte.
In addition to the installation of energy management systems and other heating controls, incentives are available fo heating system upgrades to high efficiency equipment, roof and heating pipe insulation, upgrades to high efficiency fluorescent lighting and light-emitting diode (LED) exit signs, installation of occupancy sensors, premium efficiency motors for pumps and fans and upgrades to high efficiency central air conditioning.
Eltek Valere, a provider of high efficiency power systems, has set up a financing solutions department to help its telecommunications customers to arrange long-term rental solutions.
PNV machinery has the biggest customer base within the fabricating high efficiency rotary die-cutter in Asia.

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