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Schneider Electric Sustainability and CSR

Schneider Electric SA (Euronext: SU) is a France-based multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France.

Bloomberg: EVs Will Be 35% Of New Car Sales By 2040 – Reasonable?

Analysts for Bloomberg New Energy Finance predict that electric vehicles will comprise 35 percent of global new car sales by 2040. Do the…

Why Energy Efficiency is About to Come Roaring Back

Investment in energy efficiency projects has been in a long-term decline, going back to a peak of about $2 billion annually in 1992,…

Siemens, GE Open Up Shop at Masdar City

This week, global electronics powerhouse Siemens inaugurated its new Middle East headquarters at Masdar City - a pivotal turning point in the city's…

The Emerging Sustainable City Opportunity

Not only is there much that cities can do to advance sustainable development, it is critical that they begin doing so.

Interview: Melissa O’Mara, Schneider Electric on Smart Cities

Nick Aster talks to Schneider Electric's "Chief Catalyst" of smart cities, Melissa O'Mara about what a smart city is, and how Schneider is…

Can Technology Make Green, Sustainable Cities?

Can making city smarter reduce poverty, hunger and inequality? And if it can, how can we ensure that it will, and not just…

Ford and Schneider Collaborate on EV Chargers

Ford Motors and Schneider Electric are teaming up to increase the presence of electric chargers for the upcoming Ford Electric Focus as electric…

Rio+20 Round-up: Bay2Rio+20 Delegation’s First Thoughts

The Bay2Rio+20 crew launched the Innovation Bus in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday as a means to engage with conference attendees in the…

Green Button Energy Program Gathers Steam

Earlier this year the Obama Administration launched the ambitious Green Button initiative, designed to help utility companies across the nation coordinate new energy-saving…

President’s Green Button Energy Saving Program Attracts Heavy Hitters

Utilities, software companies and other energy related companies support President Obama's Green Button initiative to save energy.

Schneider Electric: Energy Performance Contracting Puts Green On the Line

Schneider Electric is another one of those very big companies you’ve probably never heard of, though they do make the APC Uninterruptible Power…

Consumer Electronics Association Announces Its Green Product of the Year

You might ask, “how can a surge protector save power?” Well the secret is actually in the timer and the way it lets…

Houston Launches $23 Million Building Efficiency Project

The City of Houston has agreed to pay Schneider Electric $23 million to retrofit 19 city buildings to increase energy efficiency and reduce…