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The Internet of Things Provides the Opportunity to Achieve Global Sustainability Now

Take a look at these numbers. 1.3 billion – that’s the number of people in the world today who don’t have access to electricity. 30% – this number represents the projected growth of global energy consumption by 2020. Universal access to electricity...

Posted June 29, 2015    

How to Focus CFOs on Energy Management Investments

Nothing is more satisfying to CFOs than seeing how energy adds value to the bottom line. Most CFOs see energy as a cost, not an investment. Today, a group of energy efficiency champions emerging from within organizations are changing the mindsets of...

Posted January 28, 2015    

Four Reasons Why Energy Efficiency Programs Fail

So you’ve decided to take the initiative to achieve sustained energy savings at your organization. By addressing every source of electricity consumption through robust automation, comprehensive energy controls, and continuous energy monitoring, your...

Posted July 22, 2014    

The Global Race to Energy Efficiency Starts with Just One Step [INFOGRAPHIC]

How much energy was generated by all the participants in the 2013 Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris?  Take a look a the infographic below to see how the energy generated by all the 2013 runners could light up the Eiffel Tower for 3 nights!

Posted March 12, 2014    

We Don't Have to Re-Invent the Wheel for Global Sustainability

This article is a cross-post from the Sustainable Cities Collective.Non-renewable energy resources such as coal and oil for power production have to be minimized to lessen the effects of climate change. Here’s why.It takes millions of years for coal...

Posted February 21, 2014