Category: Alternative Energy

IBM Helps Bring Smarter Healthcare to Nigeria’s Cross River State

IBM consultants support Cross River State Government in reducing levels of maternal and infant mortality and breaking the cycle of poverty CALABAR, Cross River State, Nigeria, April 6, 2011 — Ahead of World Health Day, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced details of its involvement with two government programs in Cross River State, Nigeria aimed at providing […]

IBM and Progress Energy Team on Extensive Smart Grid Deployment

Custom Packages ARMONK, N.Y., March 10, 2011 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has been selected by Progress Energy as the lead systems integrator for the utility’s smart grid program. Together the companies will transform Progress Energy’s networks by improving power efficiency, increasing power quality and reliability, and enhancing capabilities for renewable energy, […]

IBM Reveals Five Innovations That Will Change Our Lives in the Next Five Years

ARMONK, N.Y. (December 28, 2010) – Today IBM (NYSE: IBM) formally unveiled the fifth annual “Next Five in Five” — a list of innovations that have the potential to change the way people work, live and play over the next five years: You’ll beam up your friends in 3-D Batteries will breathe air to power […]

Cape Cod Commission and IBM Collaborate on ‘Smart Cape Cod’ Initiative

Project Aims to Improve Environmental Management, Create Economic Opportunity, and Engage Citizens Using Next-Generation Smarter Systems BARNSTABLE COUNTY, Mass. (November 19, 2010) – The Cape Cod Commission and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration, dubbed “Smart Cape Cod,” to deploy sophisticated technology for more efficient management of physical infrastructure, protection of natural resources, and […]

IBM Develops South Korea’s First Renewable Energy Management System

POSCO ICT showcases New Smart Grid System at Jeju Smart Grid Demonstration Complex SEOUL, South Korea (November 04, 2010) – IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced its collaboration with POSCO ICT to develop South Korea’s first renewable energy management system for a smart grid. As part of South Korea’s national Smart Grid initiative to achieve the […]

First IBM Technology for Power-Management Chips Holds Promise for Breakthroughs in Alternative Energy

Brings new functionality to critical ‘Smart Planet’ infrastructure ARMONK, N.Y. (September 15, 2010) – IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced innovative new chip-making technology for power-management semiconductors – the company’s first foray into a segment seen as critical to the development of alternative energy sources, smart buildings and new consumer devices. IBM’s process integrates wireless communications […]