noun, plural ef·fi·cien·cies.
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For more than two decades, global supply chains have pushed the boundaries of distance and efficiency.COVID-19 and climate change expose the dangers of unstable supply chains|matthewheimer|August 27, 2020|Fortune
That’s putting nearly 10 million households below the poverty line at risk, according to Carbon Switch, a home energy efficiency firm that analyzed unemployment insurance claims in states without a shut-off moratorium.Bans on electricity shutoffs for 76 million Americans are being lifted|Michael J. Coren|August 27, 2020|Quartz
That may be as much of a boon to labor efficiency as safety.American Airlines touts a new tool to combat COVID. But does it really make flying safer?|dzanemorris|August 24, 2020|Fortune
From the soccer ball you developed as a Harvard undergrad to harness kinetic energy until now, your work has revolved around energy efficiency.Uncharted Power’s Jessica O. Matthews has a plan to revive America’s crumbling infrastructure|Brooke Henderson|August 23, 2020|Fortune
DeJoy is set to be questioned Friday by the Senate Homeland Security Committee on an efficiency drive that spurred complaints of delivery disruptions.Baby chicks are dying in the mail. One hatchery lost 4,800 in a single shipment|Claire Zillman, reporter|August 21, 2020|Fortune
And increasingly smart navigation aids in the cockpit brought far greater precision and efficiency to route planning.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Second,” said Sen. Paul, “is the Milton Friedman efficiency argument.
Efficiency may seem a pitiless term to use but it does have meaning.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her candor and efficiency are refreshing, especially on the once-grungy, now-trendy Orchard Street.
The loss of Scottish bases would have “a disproportionate” impact on efficiency, he said.
To increase the efficiency of the cavalry extensive manœuvres were organised.Sir John French|Cecil Chisholm
Determination and efficiency are not unknown in His Majesty's Navy.The Blocking of Zeebrugge|Alfred F. B. Carpenter
The condition in which a camp site is left by an organization will clearly indicate the efficiency and discipline in a command.Military Instructors Manual|James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
The distance between traps is an important factor in determining the efficiency of live-trapping.
A thirty-six point eight efficiency loss was a comparable loss in profits.Confidence Game|James McKimmey