AT&T: Planet

AT&T: Planet

How do we connect a world of 7 billion without inhibiting our natural environment's ability to support us? It is a daunting, exciting and critical challenge, and we are working hard toward meeting it every day. - See more at: http://about.att.com/content/csr/home/environment.html

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Business Roundtable Sustainability Report – Create, Grow, Sustain: People and Technology at Work
When BRT’s sustainability report first launched, the world was a very different place. The smartphone was in its infancy, the “Internet of Things” (IoT) didn’t exist and “the cloud” was something you saw in the sky. But over the past decade, innovation has sparked a profound technology revolution, giving us more tools than ever to address the world’s challenges. And AT&T has been...
Apr 25, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Your Cities Can Change Our World
Cities account for 60-80% of energy consumption and 75% of carbon emissions on the planet.* Because of their population density, cities are also likely to feel the impacts of climate change – including water shortages, more intense natural disasters and heat waves. It’s not all doom and gloom though. Mayors across the nation are leading action to address the impacts of...
Mar 27, 2017 4:20 PM ET
Turning Risks into Opportunities
Earlier this year, the World Economic Forum released its 2017 Global Risks Report, providing ample reading material for the world’s elite as they trekked to the Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Surprising few people, the main risk identified for the year ahead is climate change and specifically the “failure of climate-change mitigation and adaptation” by both governments...
Mar 6, 2017 4:20 PM ET
A Smarter City is the Smartest Gift to Give
I was at a friend’s birthday party recently and noticed something interesting about the presents he received from guests. The standard bottle of wine or tickets to a ball game don’t cut it anymore. The trendy gifts these days are gadgets that incorporate “smart” technologies, connect to your home and try to make life easier. You can speak to a radio to tell it to change the station,...
Feb 9, 2017 2:15 PM ET
Food Waste + Tech = Reducing Emissions + Renewable Energy
Forty percent of the food produced in the U.S. ends up in landfills.* We know it means wasted food, but it also leads to excessive production of methane gas – a major contributor to the shrinking ozone layer. Apply technology to the mix, and we can help solve challenges like methane emissions and have a positive impact on the environment. That’s what Emerson has done with...
Jan 4, 2017 7:00 PM ET

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