Tesla Mega-Battery Goes Online in Australia

The world’s biggest Lithium-Ion battery began dispatching power into Australia’s grid on Friday. It delivers an audacious promise by Tesla’s Elon Musk to build the battery in 100 days or provide it for free. Tesla’s Powerpack battery is connected to a wind farm in South Australia. It has the capacity to supply 30,000 homes for one hour, which is three …

Cycle Time Versus Throughput in a Manufacturing Process

Cycle time is an important metric that has significant impact in any process. Understanding how cycle time contributes to overall system performance can help in solving optimisation problems in any organization. What is Throughput? Throughput — the total amount of saleable output produced within a specific period of time. Some calculations prefer not to use output that is stored in …