Schneider Electric Blog https://blog.se.com Global Specialist in Energy Management and Automation Tue, 27 Oct 2020 01:48:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Five Sustainable Strategies Every CEO Should Pursue https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2018/10/26/five-sustainable-strategies-every-ceo-should-pursue/ Fri, 26 Oct 2018 18:12:34 +0000 https://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=52353 This article originally appeared on CNBC Sustainability is one of the highest priorities on today’s CEO agenda. Climate change is dramatically impacting the planet and creating new business risks. So... Read more »

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Circularity: A New Way of Thinking, A New Business Model  https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2018/06/03/circularity-a-new-way-of-thinking-a-new-business-model/ Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:43 +0000 https://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=48836 Approximately 1 million plastic drinking bottles are purchased every minute and every year people around the world use up to 5 trillion disposable plastic bags. And the crazy fact is... Read more »

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Innovative Partnerships Help Alleviate Energy Poverty in Africa https://blog.se.com/renewable-energy/2016/11/30/innovative-partnerships-help-alleviate-energy-poverty-africa/ https://blog.se.com/renewable-energy/2016/11/30/innovative-partnerships-help-alleviate-energy-poverty-africa/#comments Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:20:52 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=33702 Energy Poverty | noun, often attributive | ˈenərjē ˈpävərdē | is lack of access to modern energy services. It refers to the situation of a large number of people in... Read more »

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Forbes Didn’t Ask Me, But Let’s Pretend They Did https://blog.se.com/sustainability/2016/03/23/forbes-didnt-ask-lets-pretend/ https://blog.se.com/sustainability/2016/03/23/forbes-didnt-ask-lets-pretend/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 11:00:07 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=27991 Forbes Magazine just ran a survey with randomly selected Schneider employees, and we scored so well that we ranked as one of the best large employers in America. If you... Read more »

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INFOGRAPHIC: Providing Universal Access to Energy https://blog.se.com/smart-grid/2015/12/14/infographic-providing-universal-access-to-energy/ Mon, 14 Dec 2015 19:51:47 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=26427 Access to energy is a basic human right, but did you know… Learn more about Schneider Electric’s Access to Energy program  

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The Internet of Things Provides the Opportunity to Achieve Global Sustainability Now https://blog.se.com/building-management/2015/06/26/the-internet-of-things-provides-the-opportunity-to-achieve-global-sustainability-now/ https://blog.se.com/building-management/2015/06/26/the-internet-of-things-provides-the-opportunity-to-achieve-global-sustainability-now/#comments Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:55:06 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=23218 Take a look at these numbers. 1.3 billion – that’s the number of people in the world today who don’t have access to electricity. 30% – this number represents the... Read more »

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How to Focus CFOs on Energy Management Investments https://blog.se.com/building-management/2015/01/23/focus-cfos-energy-management-investments/ https://blog.se.com/building-management/2015/01/23/focus-cfos-energy-management-investments/#comments Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:00:51 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=20057 Nothing is more satisfying to CFOs than seeing how energy adds value to the bottom line. Most CFOs see energy as a cost, not an investment. Today, a group of... Read more »

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Four Reasons Why Energy Efficiency Programs Fail https://blog.se.com/building-management/2014/07/18/four-reasons-energy-efficiency-programs-fail/ https://blog.se.com/building-management/2014/07/18/four-reasons-energy-efficiency-programs-fail/#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:00:56 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=15387 So you’ve decided to take the initiative to achieve sustained energy savings at your organization. By addressing every source of electricity consumption through robust automation, comprehensive energy controls, and continuous... Read more »

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Marathons and Energy Conservation: Never Underestimate the Power of the Collective Human Will https://blog.se.com/smart-grid/2014/04/25/marathons-energy-conservation-never-underestimate-power-collective-human-will/ Fri, 25 Apr 2014 20:59:21 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=14128 Part 3: Harnessing the collective energy This blog series is about training for a marathon and how a less-than-athletic, self-proclaimed sustainability & intelligent energy evangelist relates energy waste to sore... Read more »

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Running a Marathon or a Business? How Technology Impacts the Success of Both https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2014/03/27/running-marathon-business-technology-impacts-success/ https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2014/03/27/running-marathon-business-technology-impacts-success/#comments Thu, 27 Mar 2014 23:18:49 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=13713 Part 2: Learning the lessons This blog series is about training for a marathon and how a less-than-athletic, self-proclaimed sustainability & intelligent energy evangelist relates energy waste to sore limbs.... Read more »

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Shed a Heavy Load with this Carbon Footprint Calculator https://blog.se.com/residential/2014/03/12/shed-heavy-load-carbon-footprint-calculator/ Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:49 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=13256 When training for a marathon you need to keep track of your progress so you can keep striving for improvement.  This same concept is applicable to reducing your carbon footprint... Read more »

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INFOGRAPHIC: The global race to energy efficiency starts with just one step https://blog.se.com/energy-management-energy-efficiency/2014/03/10/infographic-global-race-energy-efficiency-starts-just-one-step/ Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:08:04 +0000 http://blog.schneider-electric.com/?p=13220 How much energy was generated by all the participants in the 2013 Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris?  Take a look a the infographic below to see how the energy generated... Read more »

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