Communications & Media

From television to telephony, companies are working towards a greener future.

Going Green While Making Green

Hult International Business School publishes Greenovate! which examines how companies can employ environmentally-friendly strategies while turning a profit.

Imagine a neighborhood where smart, solar-powered garbage cans signal trash collectors only when they are full and ready to be emptied, thus reducing fuel costs. Or a mass transit system where buses run on recycled cooking oil, making them cheaper to operate with reduced emissions. Or a program to create homes for the poor by converting and upgrading discarded shipping containers. Read More »

See Oceans for Earthday

Green Lifestyles - See Oceans for Earthday, See OCEANS, Save Oceans" initiative, DisneyNature will donate a portion of each ticketI got news the other day that Oceans from DisneyNature will be released on Earth Day 2010.  I’m really excited about this, not only because I expect it will be every bit as captivating and utterly gorgeous as Earth was, but also because, as they did with Earth, they are going to use a portion of the ticket sales for the greater, greener good! Read More »

Green TouchTM initiative targets 1000-fold improvement in energy efficiency by transforming Internet and communications networks

Green Infrastructure - Green TouchTM initiative targets 1000-fold improvement in energy efficiency by transforming Internet and communications networksCommunications Turns Totally Green

Green TouchTM initiative targets 1000-fold improvement in energy efficiency by transforming Internet and communications networks

London, January 11, 2010 - The world took a big step closer today to a green and more sustainable communications future with the launch of Green TouchTM, a global consortium organized by Bell Labs whose goal is to create the technologies needed to make communications networks 1000 times more energy efficient than they are today. Read More »

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