Category Archives: Environment & Energy

The “Macro Story” In Your Ear

For several years now, I have been yammering on about the ‘macro story’ – the role that Information and Communications Technology (ICT) plays in driving energy efficiency throughout the economy and society. And because greater energy efficiency typically is the … Read more >

New study shows that chip-enabled technologies can substantially reduce electricity consumption

A new study released last week by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) shows that chip-enabled technologies have revolutionized the relationship between economic production and energy consumption. The study was commissioned by the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). … Read more >

Intel joins American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and others to support Energy Efficiency Resource Standard in US

Last month Intel signed on to a statement with non-government organizations, public agencies and other companies to support a nationwide Energy Efficiency Resource Standard (EERS). The Digital Energy Solutions Campaign (DESC), a coalition that Intel co-chairs along with Dell, also … Read more >