Beyond renewables: How timing can reduce corporate emissions

June 4, 2019 by  
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There’s another way for corporations to achieve even deeper reductions in their climate emissions footprint.

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Why VMware’s sustainability team reports to its CTO

March 8, 2019 by  
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Sustainability execs Nicola Acutt and Nicola Peill-Moelter are tasking with dreaming up innovative ways the company’s software can aid in fighting climate change.

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How cleaning your closets can change your company’s culture

March 8, 2019 by  
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As a leader, circularity is going to be a key concept that you will want your team to understand. But how do you create a culture of circularity?

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Forests, farms and the global carbon sink: the genesis

March 8, 2019 by  
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Deforestation is growing, and the fight against it is grabbing public attention. Here’s the full story.

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Inside Kathy Hannun’s quest to provide accessible household geothermal energy

May 16, 2018 by  
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It’s about the consumer-friendly product, yes, but for this ex-Googler, it’s especially about the right employees.

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Salesforce dedicates $50 million to impact investments

October 3, 2017 by  
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It’s a bold move by one of the most aggressive corporate venture capitalists in tech.

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New autopilot software update improves performance and feel of Tesla cars

May 26, 2017 by  
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Tesla may be the most valuable car company in the United States, but they are still raising the bar for autonomous vehicles. The company has been working to improve their software , and their new Autopilot update comes with relaxed speed restrictions that make driving on undivided roads and off highways even better. Tesla recently began pushing a new software update for cars with the second generation Autopilot. The new update allows cars to zoom along up to speeds of 90 miles per hour (mph), but also threw out the old limit of 35 mph for off-highway driving and aligned it with the old speed restrictions on the first generation Autopilot, which is five mph greater than the speed limit detected. If the Model S doesn’t detect a speed limit, the restriction is 45 mph. Related: Did Tesla Autopilot predict an upcoming accident before it actually happened? Vice president of Autopilot software Chris Lattner said on Twitter the performance and feel of the car is much improved. It appears Autosteer now is on par with the feature in the first generation Autopilot, according to Electrek – they said Autopilot 2.0 didn’t show signs of progress as Tesla moved away from using Mobileye technology and started using their own computer vision. Elon Musk said his company saw “a bit of a dip” after they unexpectedly transitioned away from Mobileye. But Electrek said it appears they’ve now largely overcome the issue. Musk said in a conference call, “…we had to basically recreate all the Mobileye functionality in about six months – which we did.” Electrek said Tesla has been better utilizing front-facing cameras on their vehicles. Handling around curves and turns looks better with the new update, as does driving on roads that aren’t divided and have little markings. Whether or not the car detects speed limits could be an issue; Electrek suggested that feature could be improved in future updates. YouTube user Tesla Trip took a spin with the new software and posted a 23 minute video showing the excellent handling on roads with few markings; you can check it out here . Via Electrek ( 1 , 2 ) Images via screenshot

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Toxics toolbox: A crash course on chemical management software

September 4, 2015 by  
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New tools could change chemical supply chains for Seagate, Boeing and Halliburton.

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Why real estate needs Tesla-style buildings, used ‘Uber-style’

September 4, 2015 by  
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Commercial real estate is coming to grips with sustainability as central to business, not an afterthought.

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The startup shaping the future of energy storage financing

September 4, 2015 by  
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Meet Tumalow, a company aiming to turn commercial buildings into “profitable and clean power plants.”

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