Design

2022-04-20 - Michael Kirschner

A Brave New Circular World

I don’t usually discuss regulatory requirements in this column, but today I am. Environmental regulatory requirements often must be addressed…

2022-04-14 - Gina Roos

EVs: Contributing to a Greener World

EE Times’ second annual Advanced Automotive Tech Forum (formerly Roadmap to Next Gen EV & AV) examined the fast-changing landscape in the automotive…

2022-03-28 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

How Can EVs Become Greener?

Can an electric vehicle (EV) produce more carbon dioxide than a diesel engine? In an internal combustion engine (ICE), a…

- Michael Kirschner

Systems Thinking and Electronics for the Circular Economy

Over a dozen years ago, DCA put together a fishbone diagram of product-related considerations with environmental and human health impacts…

2022-02-28 - Jim McGregor

The Tech Industry Adapts To Climate Change

One of the most common buzz words in the tech industry today is “sustainability.” The tech industry is responding, at…

2022-02-25 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio and Brian Santo

Russia’s War: Why Going Green is a Geopolitical Imperative

In 2022, we should be solving energy challenges without using weapons to destroy the earth. In 2022, we should be…

2022-02-10 - Stephen Las Marias

Heilind’s William Neo Discusses Challenges and Opportunities in 2022

Heilind Asia Pacific is one of the largest distributors of connectors, switches, relays, terminal blocks, wires and cables, and interconnects…

2022-01-31 - Yonatan Geifman, Deci

How to Reduce AI’s Carbon Footprint

Following the conclusion of the COP26 climate conference, private companies and governments alike are stepping up their promises to combat climate change,…

2022-01-25 - Glenn Weinreb

Why Resolving Climate Change Should Be Easy

Climate change is in the news and many individuals want to decarbonize. Still, carbon emissions are increasing worldwide. Here we consider…

2022-01-21 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Hyundai Banks on Quantum Computing to Improve EV Batteries

IonQ and Hyundai Motor Co. are collaborating to create new variational quantum eigensolver (VQE) methods for studying lithium compounds and…

2021-11-29 - Maurice O'Brien, Analog Devices Inc.

Driving Higher Levels of Flexibility, Productivity, and Sustainability in Smart Manufacturing

How is the electronics industry helping manufacturers in their digitalization and industrial automation journey? What’s the role of sensors in…

2021-11-01 - Glenn Weinreb

How to Solve the Climate Change Problem

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Annual Report projects United States CO2 emissions from all energy sources will remain approximately constant over the…

2021-10-29 - Stephen Las Marias

STMicroelectronics—Leading the Industry in Sustainability

The world has come a long way from when Milton Friedman wrote his “A Friedman Doctrine—The Social Responsibility of Business…

2021-06-07 - Cabe Atwell

Are Tech Companies Really Going Green?

Data centers, computers, smartphones, tablets, laptops, and the internet provide an effortless experience for those who use them daily. The…

2021-04-27 - Renesas Electronics Corp.

Renesas Reinforces Commitment to Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability

Renesas Electronics Corp. has become a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), the world’s largest voluntary initiative to…

2021-04-13 - Analog Devices Inc.

Analog Devices Commits to Carbon Neutrality by 2030

Analog Devices Inc. (ADI) is advancing its climate strategy and pledging to achieve carbon neutrality by 2030 and net zero…