Tag Archive: green:net

Apr 21

Green:Net 4/21 San Francisco

"We need a better rallying cry than“If we try really really hard the future is going to suck a little bit less."~ Saul Griffith, Makani Power "We need a proportional quantitative understanding of energy use, for everyone."~ Saul Griffith, Makani Power  "We sell a product that consumers can’t see, touch or smell and if they …

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May 05

Green:Net April 29 San Francisco – Part 2

"There is an illusion that consumers will stare at a screen and wait for a price signal all day.(Early adopters) wont make a market. Consumers will buy an outcome, not monitor it all day long like your stocks." ~ Allan Schurr, VP Strategy and Development, IBM "There are many ways that non-utilities will enter the …

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May 04

Green:Net April 29 San Francisco – Jerry Brown

Quotes from Keynote by California Gubernatorial Candidate Jerry Brown and from interview with Katie Fehrenbacher, Earth2Tech: "How do you handle the aftermaths of republican actor Governors during deep recessions? I am the only one with that unique experience." "(Governing today) is a chess game with complicated rules and not as many moves as you would …

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May 04

Green:Net April 29 San Francisco – Part 1

"By applying IT across transport and building, etc…IT can save 5X its own footprint or 7.8 gigatons.  Smart Buildings offer a 1.7 gigaton opportunity globally"~ Molly Webb, Head of Strategic Engagement, The Climate Group "We need more demonstrations—we need to know what is possible."~ Molly Webb, Head of Strategic Engagement, The Climate Group "We are …

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