#E2sday: The Greening of America’s Companies

|   Aug 23, 2011

For the enterprise, the focus on sustainability is not just about saving the planet; it’s about saving money and impacting the bottom line, too. As major companies like Wal-Mart introduce sustainable business practices to the mainstream, it may soon transform the way we think about going green.

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#E2sday: The Greening of America's Companies

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  • Amazing info……..this makes me feel good

    Commented on August 27, 2011 at 12:16 pm
  • C’mon folks, be realistic. As long as there is no fundamental economics reason, these things won’t happen. These new products based on ‘green concept/green energy’ will be a lot more expensive than current products. There is a lot of hypes that companies created, either because their products markets have reached saturation point or they are facing increasing energy (consumption) cost. That’s why they are looking for alternative energy sources as well as alternative products. There’s nothing wrong with that. But, these alternative energies won’t come in cheap. Expensive alternative energy will only drive to expensive products. Companies may charge a bit higher on these products, citing it helps the environment!! To get them cheaper, we need ‘economy of scales’ by having more demand for these products with more suppliers producing these. At least, it is in the right direction, but it’s a still long way to go to realize its full potential. We also have to anticipate occasional hiccup along the way.

    Regards,

    Commented on September 1, 2011 at 12:54 pm

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