Sustainable Technology

With new technologies emerging rapidly, sustainability sometimes takes a backseat to innovation. Yet to create sustainable technology that will be with us long into the future, sustainability and innovation must go hand-in-hand. Tech innovators must realize that long-term sustainability enhances long-term profitability, and that focusing primarily on short-term gains will make their technology obsolete when sustainable alternatives arise. The best sustainable technologies can, and already are, reshaping our world for the better.

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In Episode 14 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jenny Xia Spradling,…

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Q&A With The Founder of Fairphone on Creating the World’s First Ethical Smartphone

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Can Social Innovation & Social Enterprise Startups Be The Answer For A Better Afghanistan?

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