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Over the past few decades, societies have become increasingly aware of the social value of conservation and energy efficiency.  Probably more than ever before, personal energy consumption will serve as a source of social networking and even competition in a world that recognizes and even rewards conservation.  Energy service providers have a unique opportunity to make it fun for consumers to manage, measure, and publish their carbon footprints as part of their personal lives and social interactions.  What’s your carbon footprint?

Source: Accenture

Date: November 15, 2010


Questions for discussion:

  • Why is a personal energy use competition an effective way to achieve energy efficiency and consumption goals for an entire company?
  • How can energy providers help an individual reduce their energy consumption?
  • Explain how social media is an important tool in managing your personal carbon footprint.

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