Wi-Green

Project WI-GREEN

Project Objectives

Proef, in partnership with INESCTEC, proposes to develop new solutions that allow reducing the energy consumption of Wi-Fi access points (APs) in indoor environments.

WI-GREEN is also part of SooGREEN, a project associated with the European cluster Celtic-Plus/Eureka, composed of a consortium of 16 companies led by Orange France, which started in 2015 and is expected to last 36 months.
SooGREEN intends to explore different solutions to optimize energy consumption in communication services/networks, as a result of the need to reduce energy consumption, taking into account traffic evolutions and explore new network architectures, keeping in mind the development of smart networks in order to leverage topics such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Grids. 

Information

Parceiros que compõe o consórcio:
  • Proef
  • INESC TEC
Project Name: WI-GREEN
Project code: 17558
Main objective: The goal of this project is to optimize the energy consumption of Wi-Fi networks sensitive to traffic patterns 
Region of intervention: North 
Beneficiary entity: PROEF, SGPS, S.A
Date of approval: 12/08/2016
Start date: 01/10/2016
Date of conclusion: 31/12/2018
Total eligible cost: 466 203.20€
Financial support: 288 577.56€ 

Partners that make up the SooGREEN consortium

ORANGE (France)
Alcatel Lucent Bell Labs (France)
Arelis Broadcast (France)
Lemasson (France)
ATAWEY (France)
Université de Caen Basse Normandie (France)
Institut Mines Telecom (France)
NOKIA (Finland)
Elisa (Finland)
Polaran (Turkey)
KTH (Sweden)
Tele 2 (Sweden)
Energiforsk (Sweden)
MIC Nordic (Sweden)
BioSync Technology (Sweden)
INESC TEC (Portugal)
Eurico Ferreira (Portugal)

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