27 May '11, 6pm

6 Sustainability Trends in Heavy Industry

6 Sustainability Trends in Heavy Industry

I was able to spend two days at the recent customer conference of IHS , a sustainability and environmental, health and safety (EHS) software provider for very large companies -- typically utilities, oil & gas firms and heavy manufacturers. The conference offered a great way to get a sense of how these large emitters are investing in sustainability. Large emitters continue to build sustainability into their everyday operations, slowly moving from facility/local solutions to enterprise-wide processes and beginning to think about corporate energy management. Attendees included such large companies as Chevron, Cummings, Duke Energy, and Kuwait National Petroleum, which are also large greenhouse gas (GHG) emitters. IHS, with more than $1 billion in annual revenue, has the most extensive customer base of heavy emitters, with all having complex regulatory, compliance, GHG and ene...

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