IBM Global Commuter Pain Study Reveals Traffic Crisis in Key International Cities

8,192 motorists in 20 cities on six continents surveyed
Overall, traffic has gotten worse in the past three years
Armonk, NY – 30 Jun 2010:
– Moscow copes with the two-and-a-half hour traffic jam
– Despite congestion, Beijing drivers report improvement in traffic
– Houston, New York and Los Angeles fare well, relatively speaking
The daily commute in some of the world’s most economically important international cities is longer and more grueling than before imagined, reflecting the failure of transportation infrastructure to keep pace with economic activity, according to IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) first global Commuter Pain study released today.
IBM surveyed 8,192 motorists in 20 cities on six continents, the majority of whom say that traffic has gotten worse in the past …

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SOLIVIA EU G3 – The 3rd GENERATION OF HIGH EFFICIENCY SOLAR INVERTERS FROM DELTA

The year 2010 is the year of SOLIVIA, the new brand of Delta´s Solar Inverters. SOLIVIA stands for Solar inverters for versatile and intelligent applications.
The SOLVIA product line is comprised of five new inverters with a nominal output power ranging from two to five kilowatts. The models SOLIVIA 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 3.3 and 5.0 EU G3 are suitable for all commonly used solar modules – also for thin-film and rear-side contact PV modules – as manufacturers require the PV generator to be grounded at the positive or negative pole. Commencing in May 2010, the Solar Inverter SI product line will be substituted with the new SOLIVIA third generation European models from Delta.
The Solar Inverters are …

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