Tag Archives: energy

Can we afford not to have a fibre optic infrastructure?

Fibre-based infrastructure requires vision and recognition of the fact that many of today’s social, economic and sustainability problems can only be solved with the assistance of ICTs. In many situations the capacity, robustness, security and quality necessary for this calls for fibre optic infrastructures. This need will increase dramatically over the next 5 to 10 […]

Boosting energy efficiency through smart grids

Through harnessing the power of Information Communication Technologies (ICT), a future of lean and clean energy is possible. A new report commissioned by the ITU titled, “Boosting energy efficiency through Smart Grids,” outlines how ICT can help mitigate climate change by building a more controllable and efficient energy system. A smart grid is an electricity […]