Getting Smart About Agriculture

On July 13, 2009, in Blog, by Marguerite Manteau-Rao

Nine months ago, I joined Terraqualo, a new startup aimed at helping growers of specialty crops make best irrigation decisions, using a cost-effective wireless network of sensors and actuators. In this new weekly column on “Sustainable Agriculture on Cleantech Blog”, I will share some of the lessons I have learned, and invite you to contribute […]

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Huge Opportunities to Do Good and Do Well with Green IT

On October 15, 2008, in Blog, by Marguerite Manteau-Rao

by Marguerite Manteau-Rao McKinsey is on a roll, with yet another eye opening report, this time on ‘How IT Can Cut Carbon Emissions’. The study highlights the key role IT can play in maximizing energy efficiency across sectors, more than compensating for carbon emissions from IT equipment manufacturing and operation. Yet another example of the […]

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