DoE Hosts All-Day STB Power Discussion
A Feb. 27 all-day public meeting at U.S. Department of Energy HQ will address the agency’s proposal to establish a new test procedure to measure STB power consumption. The DoE wanted the cable industry to devise its own energy-efficiency plan. Last month, 15 operators across cable, satellite and telco TV crafted a voluntary five-year STB Energy Conservation Agreement that’s expected to yield annual residential electricity savings of $1.5 billion-plus. The meeting also can be watched on the Web by reserving a spot at

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RMCA Transforms into Media+Tech Collective

The Rocky Mountain Cable Association is tearing down all its boundaries. On the surface, it may look like its just-revealed rebrand to the Media+Tech Collective is the latest example of a group shedding cable

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