Enabling Energy Savings

When data services were first offered, the world of communications was a different place. E-mail was the “killer app” and sharing text-based documents the method of doing business. Today, business…

Energy 2020 and Financial Modeling

The Energy 2020 plenary meeting last week included plentiful discussion of standards and operational practices that can help cable achieve its five-year goals of double-digit percentage reductions in energy cost…

SCTE 212: Show Me the Money

One goal of SCTE’s Energy 2020 Program specifically calls out cost: Energy Cost Reduction by 25 Percent on a Unit Basis. As noted in my last post, SCTE standards 211…

Airflow and Energy

Building climate has a big impact upon the overall picture of power consumed for a cable critical facility. Our subscribers have zero awareness of how climate is being managed (air…