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By Mitchell Levy

The publication is an effective selection of the evaluations of a few Silicon Valley company humans on "Global Warming". Many agree that the matter of world warming is genuine whereas a couple of argue that the level of the matter could have been overstated and that the measure to which humans are liable for international warming isn't but verified.

Minimizing the beneficiant white house during the booklet might have ended in a extra compact booklet and could were according to the subject of "minimization of assets" echoed via many respondents within the book.

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A key element in creating green supply chains is the availability and acceptance of consistent industry standards. We are at a tipping point, ready to make a major ecological shift in the way business is conducted globally; but for this shift to be truly sustainable, we must also emphasize how it can also be profitable. " Global Warming Executive Predictions 35 Rohit Talwar, CEO, Fast Future "We need to start with all of us doing practical things to reduce our carbon footprint and energy consumption, invest even more in alternative energy research, help emerging nations to deal with their footprint and look for radical new materials and production processes that will drastically reduce our footprint.

We still have commitment to environment and our next generation. " Chapter 4: No, but ... Frank Slootman, President & CEO, Data Domain, Inc. "It is real but the causes are not definitively determined to be human induced emissions. " Global Warming Executive Predictions 31 Bryan D. Stolle, Partner | MDV Mohr, Davidow Ventures 32 "An objective analysis of the valid science is far from conclusive on either global warming or man's impact on the same (one could argue it is arrogant to believe we can have that effect on a complex global system whose behavior we can't predict tomorrow, much less 50 years from now).

Is it real? What should we do about it? Jon William Toigo, CEO, Toigo Partners International "There has been a two degree change in temp in 20M years. That doesn't scare me. S. has accelerated by nearly 25% in the past two years, while the availability of power has become severely constrained in the Northeast and in Southern and Northern California thanks to a failure of power companies to invest in the distribution grid with the same alacrity that they have in power generation. " Global Warming Executive Predictions 27 Brock Hinzmann, Technology Navigator, SRI Consulting Business Intelligence 28 "It does not matter if global warming is real or not.

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