Powering the Cities of the Future

Credit to Author: Fares Kammourieh| Date: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 15:12:59 +0000

Today, 55% of the world’s population lives in cities. By 2050, this number is projected to rise to 68%. As the rate of urbanization increases, this poses a serious question:… Read more »

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The One Planet Summit: Collective Action Makes a Positive Impact

Credit to Author: Gilles Vermot Desroches| Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 03:18:04 +0000

At Schneider Electric, we understand that we must work together today to co-create a more sustainable world. We believe in making a low-carbon economy a reality now, both for businesses,… Read more »

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Innovative services contributing to a circular business

Credit to Author: Roger Casellas| Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:27:00 +0000

We cannot keep doing things the same way: we must move from linear to a circular economic model. Or what is the same, stop with the “take, make, consume and… Read more »

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New Research: What’s Really Driving Corporate Climate Action?

Credit to Author: Philippe Delorme| Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:00:10 +0000

The theme of Globalization 4.0 at the January World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos brings together the current digital revolution, and the growing integration among people, companies, and governments. Innovation… Read more »

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Priming industry for net-zero emissions

Credit to Author: Jean-Pascal Tricoire| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:55:11 +0000

The 2015 Paris Agreement marked a turning point in the campaign against climate change as world leaders pledged their support for adopting cleaner, more sustainable energy practices. With the 24th… Read more »

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Digitization of electric utilities – Meralco’s innovative approach

Credit to Author: Frederic Abbal| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:36:52 +0000

Ferdinand Balagtas from Meralco joined us in Singapore to share the next steps in their digitalization journey. Already using smart technology and testing microgrids to generate an “explosion of information,” it is how they use this information that… Read more »

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Advanced Smart Grid Solutions at the Core of Island Sustainability Projects

Credit to Author: João Rodrigues| Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:25:42 +0000

To face climate change, several green island projects are taking place across the globe. Island residents want to be part of a more efficient and sustainable world. To support ecological transition and help stop global warming, electric utilities who supply islands… Read more »

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How Business Can Play a Critical Role in Slowing Global Warming

Credit to Author: Steve Wilhite| Date: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 06:00:28 +0000

First, the bad news: In October, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the latest version of its Special Report on Global Warning, which describes a dire future without… Read more »

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The Decisions We Make Today are Critical to Ensuring a Sustainable World Tomorrow

Credit to Author: Gilles Vermot Desroches| Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 06:00:49 +0000

The urgency of the climate crisis is a daily reminder that we must take action. Keep in mind that August 1 marked 2018’s Earth Overshoot Day, the day by which… Read more »

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The Fight Against Climate Change Makes Good Business Sense

Credit to Author: Xavier Houot| Date: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 19:42:06 +0000

At the close of 2017, Schneider Electric began a new phase of its energy transition by joining RE100 and committing to source 100% of electricity from renewables by 2030. Our… Read more »

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Why Women Should Reconsider a Career in Energy

Credit to Author: Annette Clayton| Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 19:56:01 +0000

Growing up on a small farm, there was an “all hands on deck” mentality, where we did everything ourselves. I inherited an engineering mindset by watching things being pulled apart,… Read more »

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