06 Dec '17, 11am

Alphabet, Intel and Walmart: Low-carbon products make business sense

Investing in low-carbon technologies can make good business sense, especially if the technology solves multiple problems, say executives at Intel, Walmart and Alphabet. Intel has invested in renewable energy and energy efficiency for many years, to cut its environmental footprint and save money on its power bills. Now, the Silicon Valley chip maker is going all in on autonomous-vehicle technology, which company leaders believe will be lucrative as that market grows, and also will help reduce greenhouse-gas emissions to fight climate change. Intel views climate change as a problem that requires reductions in energy use at its operations, but it also views the transition to a clean-energy economy as a business opportunity, said Todd Brady, director of global public affairs and sustainability at Intel. "We’ve made heavy investments in autonomous vehicles … and investments in ...

Full article: https://www.greenbiz.com/article/alphabet-intel-and-walma...

Tweets

BVerdugo12 You can find information about the n...

newsroom.intel.com 05 Dec '17, 7pm

November 29, 2017 Autonomous Driving is Today’s Biggest Game Changer November 27, 2017 FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program S...

Blog: Why a new system of industrial emissions ...

canwea.ca 07 Dec '17, 7pm

The Alberta government recently announced a new step towards its Climate Leadership Plan goals in transitioning from the S...

How to make cut #flowers last longer

How to make cut #flowers last longer

mnn.com 05 Dec '17, 11pm

Isn’t getting flowers wonderful? That is, until you have to clean out the moldy, smelly vase a week later. What’s even wor...

Live in a #condo? Get your #HOA on board with sustainability using our tips.

Live in a #condo? Get your #HOA on board with s...

chargepoint.com 06 Dec '17, 12am

No matter how great your community is, your residents sometimes need to leave home to go to work, run errands and enjoy ne...

Another Defeat of the Intel Management Engine

hackaday.com 07 Dec '17, 9pm

If you have a computer with an Intel processor that’s newer than about 2007, odds are high that it also contains a mystery...

How to make it in corporate sustainability @Gre...

greenbiz.com 13 Dec '17, 6am

But the true value of my travels is rooted in the hope of human ingenuity. In Bogotá, I experienced the city’s valiant eff...