While some may not think so, Every Company is an Energy Company, according to a new report from Deloitte. The report asserts that those companies that are not monitoring their power usage currently will be doing so within the next ten years. The report also contains a bold prediction. "But a decade from now, a company without an 'energy and sustainability' department could be as unusual as one without a human resources department. Either that, or it might be out of business."
The Sea Ray, a prototype device designed and built by Columbia Power Technologies, produces electricity from wave energy. The Sea Ray buoy is being tested in Puget Sound where it is remotely operated from company headquarters in Corvallis, OR. It has been estimated that worldwide wave energy could produce enough electricity to power 600 million homes and be worth over $900 billion
Entrepreneur magazine has created a list of the top MBA colleges and universities that offer sustainability programs. The list contains a brief description of the green curriculum, the number of students in the program and the price of tuition. Ten of the schools on the list also made the Beyond Gray Pinstripes list.