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PI White Paper: The PROFIenergy Profile



PROFIenergy is an innovative new way of optimizing energy efficiency over a PROFINET network. It uses the automation components themselves to facilitate 'smart' energy management strategies and reduce operating costs.

PROFIenergy - Increasing the Energy Efficiency of Automation Systems using Smart Energy Management over PROFINET

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10/03/2010 PI_PROFIenergy_White_Paper_01.pdf pdf 566 KB

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