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IBM joins EcoGrid EU to build smart grid using renewable energy

November 5th, 2011 by IBM

IBM announced in mid-October 2011 that it had joined a collaborative consortium to help develop an energy grid that uses at least 50 percent of renewable energy sources, such as wind power, solar energy and biogas. Led by a European Union-funded consortium, the EcoGrid EU project will demonstrate a smart energy grid that will allow […]

UK Green Economy Council formed to help business rise to the low carbon challenge

February 21st, 2011 by HM Government Department of Energy and Climate Change

The Green Economy Council is holding its first meeting on 16 February 2011 to discuss how government and industry can work together to support the transition to a green, low carbon economy and minimise the costs for business while maximising the opportunities. A group of high level business leaders from a cross-section of industries and […]