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Jan 1 – Ministry of Defense implements PowerPlug Pro technology

Israeli Ministry of Defense uses PowerPlug Pro software Solution.

 

After presenting PowerPlug Pro advance range of possibilities, among those, in cutting costs and energy in PC’s, the Ministry of Defense decided to implement PowerPlug Pro.

Back in 2009, Israel set a target of achieving 5% green electricity by 2014 and 10% by 2020. The government continue to promote clean energy ventures, which also lower electricity prices. Ministry of defense has many divisions offering high-end government services. This project together with PowerPlug Ltd. Enables saving of approximately 2 million kWh, and preventing more than 1 million tons CO2 Emission, less alone lowering costs in electricity bills that can reach high levels of NIS (New Israeli shekels) each year.

The Ministry of Defense considers the project to be an important one.

“We are exciting to announce that Ministry of Defense decided to purchase PowerPlug Pro. I am confident that this decision will be a strong strategic fit to drive innovative and provide a financial impact of PC power consumption”, said Eyal Yechieli, PowerPlug Ltd.’s CEO.

 

About Israeli Ministry of Defense

The Ministry of Defense is responsible for security on the political, military and civilian levels. The ministry focuses on building the strength of the Israel Defense Forces, promotes security research and technology development, encourages export of security technologies, supports local industries and more. The ministry publishes guidelines for emergency situations, provides rehabilitation to disabled veterans, commemoration and support for families and assistance for discharged soldiers

 

About PowerPlug

PowerPlug Ltd, founded in 2009, is a leading provider of PC Power Management solutions for organizations. The company’s mission is to reduce the environmental and financial impact of PC power consumption, cutting organizational costs and carbon emissions without any interference to IT operations or end-user productivity.

PowerPlug’s software solutions lead to savings of up to 60% in PC power costs and to a significant reduction of an organization’s carbon footprint. The company’s leading product, PowerPlug Pro, has already been implemented by organizations with as little as 200 PCs and as many as 40,000 PCs, including medical centers, financial institutions, IT companies, universities, government agencies and more. PowerPlug Pro also includes the patented Wakeup Portal, enabling network administrators and end-users to easily turn on PCs remotely from any power state, including shutdown.