Robots are not only making agriculture more efficient, but also they are having a beneficial impact on the environment. A solar-powered weed-killing robot, for example, will help farmers cut down on the need for herbicides and genetically modified crops.
The city of Caofeidian in China is set to have the world’s first fully autonomous port by the end of the year. Trucks and cranes will carry, load and unload containers, relying upon human intervention to control the centralized system.
A decade ago, printed electronics was still very much a budding technology destined to a niche market. The emergence and rapid growth of connected devices such as smartphones, tablets and wearables have boosted the internet of things (IoT) and offered new avenues of development to the
From tiny components that drive sensors or computers to everyday household equipment, entertainment systems and every other electrical or electronic device you can think of…billions of devices and systems depend on IEC work. We also develop the protocols for cloud computi
Useful for National Committees (NC) to the IEC, NC members, management and staff in marketing, communication, sales, and other interested stakeholders. This webinar demonstrates why explaining your link with the IEC gives you a unique advantage in your market that nobody can offer. It
Towards sustainable, Smart Communities G7 Summit, 26-26 May 2017 in Taormina, Italy As world leaders gather for the annual G7 meeting, taking place in Taormina, Italy from 26 to 27 May 2017, the Climate Change – The New Economy magazine , the official G7 summit magazine, has pu
Invitation to join Webinar 11 May 2016 10:00 Eastern Daylight Time | 16:00 Central European Summer Time. The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the United Nations Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network and IEC, the International Electrotechnical Commis
The Jeju Special Self-Governing Province, Korea, aims to lead global low carbon green growth. By 2030, the island is planning to put in place a carbon-free infrastructure comprising a Smart Grid, broad electric vehicle (EV) network, renewable energy generation and more. The IEC (Inter
On the move… Obstacles to mobility are a major problem facing most cities. With increasing population density cities have to apply more sustainable solutions to move people to their individual destinations while overcoming traffic congestion and pollution. IEC work covers the la