Why Google’s Greenwashing Hurts Society, And How To Fix The Problem
|12/13/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Google operates in the online world but burns a lot of real world energy – the equivalent of two huge coal plants that could supply power for 280,000 people, according to a recent New York Times story. The Times also reported that Google now plans to obtain all of its energy from renewable sources by 2017.
Is this the truth – or a new and particularly malignant form of greenwashing?
Google claims on its website that “building a carbon-free electrical grid is an urgent global priority.” To achieve its green energy goals, it purchases renewable energy indirectly. The actual read more >>>