Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category
By using fleet management wirelessly, Sprint Director of Environmental Initiatives Darren Beck discusses how it helps other companies reduce their fleet vehicles’ fuel use and environmental impact.
From analyzing data to making real-time cost efficient decisions, Zipcar General Manager Scott Hall talks about the different ways the short-term rental car company uses wireless to streamline processes, improve consumer experiences and reduce expenses.
From the world record for most cellphones recycled in one week to reducing its carbon emissions within its operations, Former Sprint CEO Dan Hesse talks about the company’s commitment to a greener business.
Focusing on empowering individuals and companies and understanding the impact of these changes, BSR’s Manager of Advisory Services David Korngold details the findings of the report created with The Wireless Foundation on how wireless creates a greener transportation industry.
Working with wireless companies to find ways to make the industry more sustainable and help its consumers be green, CTIA’s Green Working Group focusing on several initiatives, including reducing packaging waste and encouraging wireless users to recycling their “old” devices and accessories.
Eliminating its carbon footprint altogether, VP Energy’s Engineering Manager David Dekarske discusses the electro fuel cell that “recycles” water by using waste water to primarily fuel the cell to create green energy for businesses and consumers.
Owning a wireless device is only one part of that product’s lifecycle, it is our belief that recycling your well-used smartphone or tablet is just as important. Many consumers know that their wireless devices are capable of being recycled, but are unsure of what steps to take so that their phones, tablets and accessories are [...]
Last night, The Wireless Foundation held its VITA Achievement dinner, where it recognized individuals and organizations that used wireless technology to make a positive and significant societal impact. The evening’s honorees were (and read the Wireless Samaritans award winners’ inspiring stories): Congressional Honoree: U.S. Senator Jay Rockefeller Among the Senator’s many accomplishments, his leadership on [...]