29 Jan '12, 10am

Building Smarter Bridges -- and Cities -- with Alcatel-Lucent

Building Smarter Bridges -- and Cities -- with Alcatel-Lucent

Nature of Business radio, created and hosted by Chrissy Coughlin, is a weekly show on business and environment. I had the pleasure of meeting Rich Goode at one of his Boston Area Sustainability Group (BASG) gatherings a year ago -- a group he co-founded with Glenn Grant of G2 Technology Group to bring together like-minded folks in Boston. Rich is also the Director of Sustainability at Alcatel-Lucent and founder of its Office of Sustainability. We had a terrific discussion of his work at Alcatel-Lucent where he is tasked to measure, report, and reduce his company's carbon footprint, his vision of sustainable cities, innovation, GreenTouch , and the active role of the telecommunications industry to change the world as we know it. As Rich describes it, Alcatel-Lucent is one of those big companies that people have never heard of. But here are the facts: As a leader in mobile, ...

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