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How the Consumer Electronics Industry Is Thinking Green

Gary Shapiro | Posted 06.21.2014 | Technology
Gary Shapiro

We all share the responsibility of protecting our planet. Leveraging the power of innovation, the consumer electronics industry is voluntarily leading the way to improve sustainability and increase the energy efficiency of the devices we all rely on.

Apple Gets Its 'Green' Back..

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, July 13 (Reuters) - Apple Inc rejoined the "EPEAT" environmental ratings system on Friday, acknowledging that its decision to stop p...

Is Apple Losing Its Green?

AP | Posted 09.10.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's withdrawal from an environmental ratings registry has prompted at least one city — San Francisco — to stop buying i...

The Environmental Cost of "Design First"

John Pavley | Posted 09.06.2012 | Technology
John Pavley

The dangerous nature of digital waste is not a new problem. In the early '00s EPEAT set standards for "green electronics." But this week tech industry thought leader Apple said they are opting out of the standard! Why did Apple drop out of green computing?

Green PC Wars: HP vs. Apple vs. Dell

Stefan Deeran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stefan Deeran

The information technology industry has a long way to go towards becoming more sustainable. For a start, there is still no widely understood standard for greener PCs.