Tuesday, August 03, 2010

#LG boosts 'green' investment

The world's first solar powered air conditioner is just a prelude to LG's green initiative. Look for LG and other electronics giants to increase sponsorship of green energy efforts worldwide over the next decade. RColinJohnson @NextGenLog

Solar powered air conditioner from LG (Korea) reduces energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Here is what EETimes says about its green initiatives: LG Electronics recently unveiled the world's first solar-powered air conditioner as part of its "green" energy initiative. Over the next five years, the South Korean company will promote energy efficiency across all it business groups, including solid-state lighting. Korean giant LG hopes to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions with its solar powered air conditioner. LG recently signed an agreement with Germany's Kellendonk Elektronik to participate in the Smart Watts project, which is being sponsored by the German government to develop a decentralized, intelligent electricity network. "The deal marks the first time a Korean company has taken part in a smart grid project in Europe" LG said...
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