The European Union Takes the Next Step in Realizing the Energy Efficiency Potential of ICT
As climate cognoscenti undoubtedly know, Europe has pledged itself to meet a goal of reducing both EU climate emissions and energy consumption by 20 percent by 2020. Certainly the European Union has set itself more ambitious targets in the carbon and energy efficiency realm than any other country or region that has affiliated itself with the so-called Copenhagen Accord.Achieving this...
Be Engaged, not Entertained, by the National Healthcare Debate
I’ve been sneaking in and out of meetings all day to catch snippets of the President’s “Healthcare Summit” (insert flying graphics and dramatic theme music here!) with Congressional members at Blair House. Colleagues in D.C.—some of them in the actual room—have been sending me texts and emails with juicy one-liners from the wit combat of quotable zingers that our politicians...