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Leading tech firms make CDP 2105 Climate A List

| November 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Leading tech firms make CDP 2105 Climate A List

The Carbon Disclosure Project has named its A List companies for 2015. The A List represents companies that were graded ‘A’ for their climate change mitigation and reporting efforts for the past year – basically scoring 85 out 100 in the CDP grading. In addition, companies will have to score maximum points for reducing emissions […]

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GreenTouch says it can cut mobile net energy by 10,000x

| June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
GreenTouch says it can cut mobile net energy by 10,000x

GreenTouch, the green telecom organisation founded by Alcatel-Lucent’s Bell Labs, announced that its members and partners have developed ways to cut mobile infrastructure energy consumption by as much as 10,000 times, compared to today’s networks. Five years after its foundation, GreenTouch unveiled a set of new tools, technologies, and architectures to improve the energy efficiency […]

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Alcatel-Lucent and Sequans to Power IoT Prototyping Platform for Orange

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sequans provides LTE chipset for IoT development platform of mobile operator Orange, working with Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) and Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) are to collaborate on enabling key technologies for the ‘Internet of Things’ by providing the ‘4G Kit for IoT,’ a principal building block in the new […]

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Nokia shrinks LTE base station into a box

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

First published in Communications Day Nokia Networks claims to have developed a new LTE “network in a box” solution that will provide the same macro site capacity and coverage as traditional LTE base stations, but in a compact, rapidly deployable solution. The Network in a box solution will designed to offer all the features of […]

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Alcatel-Lucent claims major IP core breakthrough

| May 28, 2012 | 0 Comments
Alcatel-Lucent claims major IP core breakthrough

by Communications Day Alcatel-Lucent has launched a new IP core router that it says shatters existing performance levels, and paves the way for meeting the surging bandwidth demands of the future. The new 7950 XRS (extensible routing system) now supports a maximum of 32Tbps of capacity, and 160 x 100 Gigabit Ethernet ports in a […]

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GreenTouch claims breakthrough in fibre energy efficiency

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
GreenTouch claims breakthrough in fibre energy efficiency

GreenTouch, the global consortium founded by Alcatel-Lucent with the ambitious goal of developing technologies that increase the energy efficiency of information and communications network by a factor of 1,000, is claiming a major breakthrough for fibre-to-the-home network efficiency. The new technology, called Bit-Interleaved Passive Optical Network, or Bi-PON, can reduce power consumption of fibre networks […]

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Alcatel-Lucent to work with China’s SGIT on smart grid

| August 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Alcatel-Lucent is collaborating with China’s State Grid Information & Telecommunications Company on the development of smart grid applications and capabilities to track the energy consumption information on the power grid. The two companies will do this by increasing the intelligence in utilities’ power distribution systems, or ‘smart grids’, which allow the continuous measurement, monitoring, control […]

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ITU Rome event to focus on standard measurement of ICT in combating climate change

| August 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

The ITU, the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, and Telecom Italia, are organising the first Green Standards Week in Rome on 5-9 September. Green Standards Week, which is sponsored by Huawei, Research in Motion, Alcatel Lucent and Microsoft, will bring together leading specialists in the field, from top policy-makers to engineers, designers, planners, government officials, […]

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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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Guest Post: ICT reducing power grid consumption – putting the ‘Smart’ in Smart Grids

| July 21, 2010 | 1 Comment

By Mark Madden Regional vice president, Energy Markets, Alcatel-Lucent Today’s power industry is under pressure to meet increasing demands for energy while minimizing the need to build fossil-fueled fired power plants in order to reduce environmental impact. Just last week a large portion of the U.S., in particular the heavily populated Northeast, was hit by […]

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