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Posts By: Michael Robbins

Corn Phone

Samsung, the electronics giant known for its big TVs and small cell phones, has upped the ante in the Green Game by introducing an eco-friendly mobile phone called the Reclaim. Read More

More Than a “Personal Virtue”

If we were looking for any more signs that energy conservation is now clearly visible on corporate America’s radar, here’s a big one: A major study was just released that describes the potential for energy-conservation improvements as “huge.” Author of the study? McKinsey & Company, that mainstream, brains-for-hire management consulting firm renowned for deploying battalions of its fresh MBAs to explain how to restructure everything from mission statements to shareholder meetings. The mere fact that this kind study was conducted—and by McKinsey—is itself something of a reason for optimism. Read More