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Telvent member of The Green Grid International Technology Consortium

August 2, 2007

Madrid, 02 August, 2007- Telvent GIT S.A. (Nasdaq: TLVT), the IT company for a secure and sustainable world, announced today that is has joined The Green Grid, an international consortium of IT specialists and companies that aims to reduce energy consumption by means of the development and promotion of energy efficiency at data centers.

Telvent concentrates its clients’ IT platforms in the company’s data centers, thereby achieving a big optimization in electric consumption and therefore in CO2 emissions, if that was not the case they would be much bigger on being the platforms disperse in great number of data centers.

Telvent’s adhesion, through its Global Services division, to The Green Grid underscores its awareness of the growing need to administer energy and power in its data-center networks. This worldwide consortium of technology companies aims to offer recommendations on best practices, parameters and technologies that may be useful to the industry as a whole and will improve IT energy efficiency.

"We are proud to be a member of The Green Grid. Our collaboration with the consortium reinforces Telvent’s commitment to seeking out and fomenting new measures to preserve the environment. Through its participation, Telvent is underscoring its daily efforts to make sustainable economic and social development a reality. Telvent will respond to The Green Grid’s petition to technology industry leaders to guarantee efficient energy performance with innovative and effective technology," stated Manuel Sánchez Ortega, chairman and CEO of Telvent.

Telvent combines energy efficiency best practices and policies that foster sustainability at its data centers. As leaders on the Iberian Peninsula in terms of dedicated surface area at these centers, the company’s commitment to the use of technology in the field of energy is based on the application of environmentally friendly technologies. Virtualization, high server density and renewable energies are all key components of its operating policy.

For Telvent, contributing as a member of the Green Grid consortium means belonging to the group of world leaders in the IT industry with regard to the promotion of energy efficiency. All member companies work to develop sustainable business solutions and offer high-value-added, global technology solutions that help companies reduce energy consumption, that is, improve energy efficiency, thereby allowing them to reduce costs while at the same time contributing to the protection of the environment.

About Telvent

Telvent (Nasdaq: TLVT), the IT company for a sustainable and secure world, specializes in high value-added products, services and integrated solutions for the Energy, Transportation, Environment and Public Administration industry segments, as well as Global IT Services. Its innovative technology and client-proven expertise enable the efficient and secure real-time management of operational and business processes for industry-leading companies worldwide. (

About The Green Grid

The Green Grid is an international consortium of companies seeking to promote energy efficiency at data centers and in IT ecosystems. The Green Grid does not endorse the specific products or solutions of any manufacturer in particular, but rather aims to offer recommendations with regard to best practices, parameters and technologies that may be useful to the industry as a whole and will enhance overall energy efficiency at data centers. Companies interested in operating efficiency at data centers can join the consortium as General Members or Contributors. (

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