This plant floor documentary walks viewers through “a day in the life of a production order”, illustrating through actual footage and accompanying narratives each stage of the workflow. Highlighted is the story of the Rockwell Automation pursuit of The Connected Enterprise, content that illustrates what a Connected Enterprise may look like on a typical plant floor. The depiction of workflow explains not only the process and the information available, it illustrates process improvement and what the information can do for a manufacturer. Through this story, viewers learn how Rockwell Automation and The Connected Enterprise enable smart manufacturing initiatives such as Industrie 4.0 and others through improved information sharing, exposed process inefficiencies and better decision-making.
Stating that we have a “moral obligation to leave our children a planet that’s not polluted or damaged,” the Obama administration today announced a Clean Power Plan that will lower carbon pollution from U.S. power plants by 32% by 2030. The final target is 9% stricter than the proposed ruled, but provides more time and more flexibility for states to comply with new emissions limits.