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Solar Decathalon 2.0

Building Up the Base of the Pyramid
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Imagine groups of college students, working together with community leaders around the globe, in a contest to develop cutting edge, small, affordable, solar-powered homes for a pre-determined location. 

Imagine 20 of those teams assembling their homes on a micro-grid and opening them for inspection by architects, engineers, and leaders from the community where they will be located, along with thousands of visitors interested in learning more about how they were built and where they will be used. 

As Simple, or Perhaps Complicated, as Flicking a Switch

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You know what’s fun? Reminiscing about old, iconic commercials is fun. You’ve got your “Beef, It’s What’s for Dinner,” the California Raisins dancing across your screen, and some excessively persistent kid giving a limping and clearly frustrated “Mean Joe” Greene of the Pittsburgh Steelers a Coca-Cola in exchange for his sweaty, disgusting football jersey. Ahhhhhhhh, good times.

Ingersoll Rand and Trane Leaders Join Global Sustainability Professionals at Energy & Sustainability Conference

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  • Event focuses on sustainability in business and institutional markets
  • Scott Tew of Ingersoll Rand to speak about embedding sustainability into a company's culture and achieving measurable results
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  • Event focuses on sustainability in business and institutional markets
  • Scott Tew of Ingersoll Rand to speak about embedding sustainability into a company's culture and achieving measurable results

Chairman and CEO Tony Earley discusses PG&E’s back to basics focus on providing safe, reliable and affordable energy.

PG&E 2011 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report http://3bl.me/brqq3k
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PG&E’s customer promise reflects the heart of our basic business: delivering safe, reliable and affordable gas and electric operations to 15 million Californians. Every day, we pursue this promise with an eye toward rebuilding customer trust and building a better PG&E for the long term. At its core, this means moving forward in a way that creates a stable, durable and long-lasting company—one that is able to support the sustainability of our customers, our employees and the environment.

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