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IBM Continues to Advance Smart Grid Developments in Korea

| July 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

IBM is collaborating with Korea Electric Power Company (KEPCO) to build a Total Operations Centre at the Jeju Smart Grid Test-Bed Demonstration Complex. The centre will allow the 160 companies and 11 consortia members operating at the Jeju Complex to collect and manage information on all international markets, and monitor smart grid systems and data […]

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Asia Cloud Computing Association launches ‘Cloud Readiness Index’

| July 5, 2011 | 2 Comments

The Asia Cloud Computing Association (Asia Cloud) is launching a “Cloud Readiness Index” designed to track the region’s progress towards a complete spectrum of cloud computing-based infrastructures and services. By mapping the conditions and criteria required for successful implementation and uptake, the association aims to identify potential bottlenecks that could slow adoption and threaten Asia’s […]

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Alcatel-Lucent joins leading institutions to highlight the role of innovation in driving sustainable prosperity

| July 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: Paris, June 30, 2011 – Alcatel-Lucent has joined a group of international organizations to launch The Global Innovation Index (GII) 2011 edition, a sweeping country-by-country analysis of the role innovation is playing in the growth, prosperity and sustainability of both mature and emerging economies. The GII report provides a wealth of data that […]

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Schneider Electric integrates Intelligent Building Management solution into its EcoStruxure Architecture

| June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: Schneider Electric announced that its EcoStruxure solution architecture will integrate IBM’s recently announced Intelligent Building Management Solution (IIBM). EcoStruxure is Schneider Electric’s comprehensive active energy management architecture portfolio that connects five domains of business expertise – power, white space, process and machines, building control, and physical security – within an open and flexible […]

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Vitesse Optimizes Power for Green Gigabit Ethernet Networks

| May 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: CAMARILLO, Calif. – May 23, 2011 – Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, today announced an expansion of its energy-efficient SimpliPHY™ family of Gigabit Ethernet (GE) physical layer devices. With green features that reduce power consumption by 75 percent or more, the […]

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Ericsson: Hybrid power brings high-speed Internet to Papua New Guinea

| May 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ericsson has won a deal to supply its hybrid powered base stations for Digicel Pacific in Papua New Guinea. The company says that the solution will bring cellular access to rural regions in the country for the first time. The solution, which combines solar panels, rechargeable batteries and diesel generators, will allow the operator to […]

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ITU Universal charging solution now greener

| May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

ITU has taken a page out of Apple’s USB-based power plugs. According to the ITU, the new solution will feature a detachable cable with standardised end connectors that now support connection to many different devices, including all mobile phones and other handhelds. By separating the power plug from the cable, the new system will also […]

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China Unicom, Nokia Siemens Networks set ambitious energy-saving targets

| April 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

China Unicom’s subsidiary in Anhui province is gearing up to reduce the energy consumption of its mobile base transceiver station (BTS) sites by as much as 20%. The operator will deploy Nokia Siemens Networks’ Energy Solutions including cooling box and battery cooling cabinet to replace more costly air conditioning units. “This is truly a win-win […]

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Vision of the Smart power grid by Schneider Electric

| April 6, 2011 | 0 Comments
Vision of the Smart power grid by Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has identified five main triggers for the deployment of smart grids. With renewable energy, consumers can produce their own energy and access a ‘greener’ energy mix Flexible distribution enables a more responsive and stable electrical network Active energy efficiency and energy management make energy visible and allow individuals to act on their consumption […]

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GSGF Calls for Stronger Smart Grid Policy to Spur Investment

| April 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

GSGF endorses IEA global smart grid roadmap, increased collaboration between governments and the private sector at Clean Energy Ministerial April 4, 2011 – Abu Dhabi – The Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF), an international organization dedicated to promoting best practices and accelerating the deployment of smart grid around the world, today emphasized the importance of […]

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