Climate Week NYC is an annual conference about environmental sustainability. For 2014, there's a specific give attention to decreasing carbon emission throughout enterprise, authorities and people. Apple CEO Tim Cook is scheduled to speak at the occasion, for the primary time, at 12 PM EST. The livestream for the occasion is embedded under.
Cook will speak alongside different ‘formidable and revolutionary corporations’ in inexperienced power, together with executives from IKEA and Bloomberg. The phase is focused at invoking prompt modifications in enterprise behaviour, by highlighting how decreasing carbon emissions is within the self-curiosity of corporations along with the advantages on the worldwide setting.
Although Cook has not appeared at this occasion earlier than, it is sensible for an Apple presence within the context of current firm campaigns. Not solely are Apple executives collaborating in public occasions far more typically these days (such as Tim Cook’s interview with Charlie Rose, his upcoming interview with WSJDLive or Greg Joswiak’s upcoming appearance at Code/Mobile), Apple has been closely pushing environmental sustainability.
After hiring EPEAT’s Lisa Jackson in May 2013, Apple has transformed a lot of its energy to one hundred% renewable power. It has a whole microsite devoted to its efforts and has even advertised its environmental commitments in the press. Apple’s upcoming campus can be powered solely by renewable power sources, as are its newest knowledge facilities. Cook has said many occasions that while secretive about new merchandise, he needs each firm to ‘copy’ Apple’s give attention to the setting.
The convention itself begins at 10 AM EST, however Cook isn't scheduled to seem till noon.
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