With the introduction of Green Economy – an "economic development model that takes into account also the sustainability, or the potential damage to the ecosystem created by the entire cycle of transformation", many Italian companies have changed their policy by adopting models of production with low environmental impact, far more attentive to the new provisions on environmental policies.
For an efficient communication of energy parameters, the key word to use is “Fieldbus”.
Anticipating the evolution of the market and abiding to domestic and international laws regulating energy matters, Cannon Automata, a subsidiary of Cannon providing solutions for industrial and process automation for over 35 years, has developed EDEA for the diagnosis of industrial energy use.
EDEA is a non-invasive solution, created to meet the needs of energy diagnosis and energy analysis (ISO 50001), which allows to know in detail the consumption of energy, gas and water. A modular kit, EDEA is suitable to be integrated in buildings and industrial facilities.
The solution for energy analysis, that uses RS485 Modbus communication protocol, includes:
In the last year this solution has been integrated into different systems operating in the food and pharmaceutical industries, located in northern Italy.
The results of the first period are as follows: