Tag Archives: energy efficiency

Winners & losers of non-wire power solutions

Estee Amana

By Estee Amana, MBA ’20 This article was written in response to a presentation given by Hannah Polikov, Director, Public Utility Commission Program, Advanced Energy Economy in an EDGE Seminar on Nov. 4, 2018 at Duke University’s Fuqua School of …

Cisco’s Alan McGinty talks about sustainable workplaces

Video: Alan McGinty, Cisco

In this EDGE Chats video, Alan McGinty, Senior Director of Cisco’s Global Workplace Innovation Group, talks about the energy efficiency opportunities inherent in designing better workplaces, the evolution of the corporate workplace, and Cisco’s views on corporate social responsibility and …

Designing better energy metrics for consumers

Rick Larrick, Faculty, Fuqua School of Business

Rick Larrick, PhD, faculty director of EDGE and professor at Fuqua School of Business, talks about consumer energy metrics in the context of behavioral economics.  This seminar was presented to an audience of Duke University graduate students as part of …

Market mechanisms needed to drive energy efficiency

Kent Truckor

This essay by student Kent Truckor, MEM/MBA Class of 2013, was selected to represent Fuqua School of Business in the TIME/Fortune 2011 “Energy for Tomorrow” competition. As the winner of Fuqua’s essay competition, Kent earned the opportunity to join EDGE, …

New Duke study on Industrial Energy Efficiency

One of EDGE’s partners at Duke is the Center for Globalization, Governance, and Competitiveness (CGGC), led by Dr. Gary Gereffi.  Coming out of the research that EDGE and CGGC pursued last year on low carbon competitiveness, we learned about the …