Category Archives: Sustainability

The IKEA “Do-It-Yourself” Energy Plan

Discussion Questions: How does IKEAs renewable energy plan work? Compare it to the Wal-Mart approach. Find other examples of what major companies are doing to become “energy neutral.” IKEA Assembles a Sustainability Program Swedish Retailer Plans First Wind-Energy Investment in … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Plants in Europe Generate Own Electricity

Discussion Questions: The following article describes what may be a growing trend where companies are becoming self-sufficient in energy needs.  What are the advantages and disadvantages of doing this? It may be that the cost advantages are dependent on government … Continue reading

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