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2010-04-01 08:15:00

ARMONK, N.Y., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that its POWER7-based 750 Express and Power 755 models are the first four-processor systems in the industry to qualify for ENERGY STAR® status. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. government-backed program helping businesses and individuals protect the environment through superior energy efficiency. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) To qualify for ENERGY STAR status, a...

2010-02-23 02:30:00

KIRCHHEIM/TECK, Germany and HSINCHU, Taiwan, R.O.C., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dialog Semiconductor plc (FWB: DLG), a leading provider of highly integrated innovative power management semiconductor solutions, today announced that the company is working closely with foundry partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) on a bipolar-CMOS-DMOS (BCD) technology specifically tailored to high-performance power management ICs for portable devices. The...

2010-02-17 13:51:00

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Faronics and the Climate Savers Computing Initiative announce the release of the Power Management Systems Design Guide that addresses general design principles for making power management faster and more reliable. Climate Savers Computing is a global nonprofit committed to reducing IT related energy consumption. The Power Management Systems Design Guide, available at www.climatesaverscomputing.org, addresses specific reliability challenges of...

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2010-02-09 09:52:50

A 9 cubic millimeter solar-powered sensor system developed at the University of Michigan is the smallest that can harvest energy from its surroundings to operate nearly perpetually. The U-M system's processor, solar cells, and battery are all contained in its tiny frame, which measures 2.5 by 3.5 by 1 millimeters. It is 1,000 times smaller than comparable commercial counterparts. The system could enable new biomedical implants as well as home-, building- and bridge-monitoring devices. It...

2010-01-07 08:00:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, CAMBRIDGE, Mass., and DALLAS, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- E Ink Corporation, a subsidiary of Prime View International (PVI), and Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) announced a collaboration that will combine E Ink's Vizplex® Electronic Paper Displays (EPDs) with TI technologies, including its power management ICs and OMAP(TM) 3 processors. As the eBook market evolves, overall system solution power, size, and performance are critical. Through the agreement...

2009-09-17 07:00:00

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Faronics, an established leader in PC power management software solutions, announced today they will be co-hosting a free webinar next Tuesday, September 22nd at 1:00PM EDT/10:00AM PDT to discuss the potential financial and environmental savings from reducing computer energy consumption. The webinar, hosted in partnership with New Star Energy Services, a Faronics Preferred Partner, will feature guest speaker Doug Washburn, an independent analyst...

2009-05-28 07:00:00

A major breakthrough in power management technology enables consumers to 'Power More For Less' MILWAUKEE, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it's an ice storm, tornado or a hurricane, this year people can count on reliable automatic backup power with the compact and affordable 10kW Standby Generator by GE, a new system from Briggs & Stratton Corporation, the exclusive licensee for GE-branded Standby Generator Systems. Although standby generators have traditionally been perceived as a luxury...

2009-05-26 08:00:00

Breadth and Quality of Product Portfolio Key Drivers of Broadened Agreement MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today announced that Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR), a leading provider of analog and mixed-signal solutions for connectivity and power management, has signed an expanded business agreement to establish Synopsys as its leading EDA partner....

2009-02-05 12:08:00

NYSERDA offers solutions to help New Yorkers use less energy at home ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that the electronics and appliances in your home continue to use energy even when they are turned off? There are several cost-effective products available to reverse this effect to help New Yorkers save energy and money. "Using power management products is one of the easiest steps to saving energy at home," said New York State Energy Research and Development Authority...

2009-01-26 07:48:00

LONDON, January 26 /PRNewswire/ -- 1E, a leading provider of Windows management software and services designed to reduce costs within the business environment, today announces a significant upgrade with the launch of NightWatchman 5.5, the latest version of its market leading software, designed to simplify the PC Power Management process and implementation. Already installed across 2.5 million PCs globally, NightWatchman enhances the power management capabilities of a customer's...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.