Archive for January, 2012

One Bold Vision

January 6, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
One Bold Vision

The latest edition of the Wharton Magazine features one of the boldest books I’ve seen in a long time. In “Sustainability: The Future of Value”, Wharton MBA Eric Lowitt takes on a brutal uphill battle, arguing that sustainability is actually critical to the success of a firm. While many firms commit resources to “appearing” sustainable […]

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Michael Jedlowski of Ashley Furniture Homestores Makes Energy Changes

January 3, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Michael Jedlowski of Ashley Furniture Homestores Makes Energy Changes

I would like to start this interview, Mr. Jedlowski, by thanking you for taking the time to share your ideas with me and the alliance members. You are also our very first business owner who is sharing ideas with, we hope, the world through our Business Spotlight part of our website. Well, let’s begin the interview. Do you think sustainability is important? Yes. Why I think it is important is that it can not only be good for the world, but it can also be economically beneficial for a business if it does it correctly. I believe that sustainability just for sustainability purposes

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Renewable Energy Sources

January 3, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Renewable Energy Sources

Hello everyone. I recently stumbled upon this infographic on the usage and cost of renewable energy in the United States. This resource from www.good.is is a great way to visually comprehend how green efficient we are and how this is such a potential area of growth for the U.S.. I hope you are all able […]

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IEA Launches Business Spotlight

January 1, 2012 | By | Reply More
IEA Launches Business Spotlight

All of us at the International Energy Alliance are pleased to announce our new Business Spotlight area of this website (located on the black navigation bar). As energy-friendly technology becomes more refined and cost-effective, many companies have decided it is now time to invest in and implement cost and energy saving technologies. Business Spotlight focuses on […]

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