UK renewable energy subsidy changes anger solar industry


Source: The Guardian 2 October 2014
UK renewable energy subsidy changes anger solar industry

The government on Thursday outlined plans to provide £300m worth of support subsidies to the renewable power industry this autumn...

Making Solar Energy's Future Even Brighter


Source: TheEnergyCollective 2 October 2014
Making Solar Energy's Future Even Brighter

The success of the past several years for the solar power industry has been remarkable. Prospects for the immediate future appear bright, as well...

Mayor announces new £75m fund to install lifts at Tube stations


Source: MayorWatch 2 October 2014
Mayor announces new £75m fund to install lifts at Tube stations

Mayor Boris Johnson has confirmed the creation of a £75m fund to install lifts at “around a dozen” Tube stations over the next decade...

Green Buildings Sprouting Up in Nairobi, Kenya


Source: SustainableCities 2 October 2014
Green Buildings Sprouting Up in Nairobi, Kenya

Green buildings are at times defined as buildings that are “not as bad” or “notably better” than the average with regard to impact...

Tech Tools for Food Hubs: Oregon Firm Builds Sustainability Through Software


Source: SustainableCities 2 October 2014
Tech Tools for Food Hubs: Oregon Firm Builds Sustainability Through Software

Local Food Marketplace provides a software platform for food hubs that allows them to reach customers, aggregate production and compete with...

Wave and tidal industry offered £5.4m research funding


Source: BusinessGreen 2 October 2014
Wave and tidal industry offered £5.4m research funding

Wave and tidal power companies are being invited to bid for a share of €7m (£5.4m) to invest in research projects that can help advance...

Crossrail’s London stations to be step-free from launch


Source: MayorWatch 2 October 2014
Crossrail’s London stations to be step-free from launch

Accessibility campaigners have welcomed an announcement that all London Crossrail stations will offer step-free access when the rail link opens...

Canada switches on world's first carbon capture power plant


Source: The Guardian 2 October 2014
Canada switches on world's first carbon capture power plant

Canada has switched on the first large-scale coal-fired power plant fitted with a technology that proponents say enables...

Trends in Energy and Utilities for Southwest Europe


Source: YouTube 2 October 2014
Trends in Energy and Utilities for Southwest Europe

Ricardo Klatovsky, VP Energy and Utilities for Southwest Europe, IBM Global Business Services, shares his insights on...

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The influence of social


Source: IBM 2 October 2014
The influence of social

Based on the findings from IBM's most recent global telecommunications survey, this whitepaper suggests communications service providers use...

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What role is technology playing in transforming care in the NHS?


Source: IBM 2 October 2014
What role is technology playing in transforming care in the NHS?

June Thompson, UKI Healthcare Industry Leader, IBM, explains how technology is transforming care in the NHS.

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A call to action for communications service providers


Source: IBM 2 October 2014
A call to action for communications service providers

This whitepaper explains how communications service providers should deal with the many challenges facing them...

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Cisco Beefs Up Its Intercloud, Adds Telco Partners


Source: LightReading 2 October 2014
Cisco Beefs Up Its Intercloud, Adds Telco Partners

Cisco today announced advances to its Intercloud business, including new technical capabilities, partnerships with major telco and...

Big Data & Analytics: Transforming potential into action - INFOGRAPHIC


Source: IBM 1 October 2014
Big Data & Analytics: Transforming potential into action - INFOGRAPHIC

By leveraging the natural fusion of big data and analytics, successful organizations can better transform unrefined information...

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Big Data at the Speed of Business


Source: IBM 1 October 2014
Big Data at the Speed of Business

Big data is a critical element to solving key business problems for utility companies. It can turn the information from smart meter and smart grid...

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Smarter Asset Management


Source: IBM 1 October 2014
Smarter Asset Management

In the current global economic climate, there is a growing emphasis on cost reduction, return on investment and increased overall asset value...

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Energy Quote of the Day: 'We are Still Assessing the Outcome of the Attack on the Refineries'


Source: TheEnergyCollective 1 October 2014
Energy Quote of the Day: 'We are Still Assessing the Outcome of the Attack on the Refineries'

The US military partnered with Saudi Arabia and the UAE on air strikes that bombed 12 “teapot” refineries in eastern Syria...

Managing big data for smart grids and smart meters


Source: IBM 1 October 2014
Managing big data for smart grids and smart meters

It is essential for utilities to be competent in multiple areas, transforming customer operations, optimizing demand response and data security...

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Telco fined for faking Telstra affiliation


Source: ITWire 1 October 2014
Telco fined for faking Telstra affiliation

Australian telco Zen Telecom has been fined $225,000 by the Federal Court for breaching Australian Consumer Law (ACL) through misleading conduct...

Healthcare & Data: Partners At Last


Source: InformationWeek 1 October 2014
Healthcare & Data: Partners At Last

In 1989, I was a lawyer working in the securities industry. When the securities industry fell that year, I went to work for one of my clients...

Blow to Detroit's poorest as judge rules water shutoffs can continue


Source: The Guardian 1 October 2014
Blow to Detroit's poorest as judge rules water shutoffs can continue

The judge overseeing Detroit’s bankruptcy ruled Monday that the city can continue to shut off water if people can’t pay their bill...

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