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GE Wants a Greener Santa, Designs a New Sleigh

December 17, 2009 / 1 Comment

General Electric, the thoughtful corporate behemoth, has decided that Santa's centuries old sleigh is needs change for the modern age, and that it needs to get more environment friendly. Keeping that in mind, they have designed a new sleigh for Mr. Claus, and this one has the goodness of modern technology, and no boot space to carry all those gifts ...

General Electric making gadgets to cut power use in homes

July 15, 2009 / 1 Comment

In an effort to reduce electricity consumption, General Electric Company is going to combine energy-efficient lighting and energy-efficient appliances with energy management systems and renewable power generators. The systems – named ‘Net Zero Energy Home’ – involves photovoltaic cells and thin-film solar cells as well as advanced energy storage products that help save energy. General Electric said in a press release ...

Four Questions for GE’s Boss in Japan on Becoming Greener

October 23, 2008 / No Comments

General Electric (GE) wants to know what Japan knows about being green. GE wants access to Japan's high tech capabilities in areas of energy conservation and carbon emission reduction. [caption id="attachment_2035" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="General Electric in Schenectady, New York"][/caption] GE's boss in Japan answered 6 questions: Q: Why has GE has been strengthening technical collaboration with Japanese firms? A: Outside the U.S.,in Japan, GE's ...