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The campaign that launched 1000 geeks by Chuck Baclagon

Cool IT Challenge - the Greenpeace campaign that lets you place your bets and your pressure on CEOs to show some climate leadership.

If saving our climate was a game of poker and all the various stakeholders – our heads of state, the energy industry, environmentalists, etc – were players, there would be one player at the table who hasn’t yet shown their cards. The hold-out in this particular game is the Information Technology (IT) Industry, a player who is sitting on a lot of chips in a high stakes game, despite holding a winning hand.

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Sun Microsystems first with response on climate leadership by Chuck Baclagon
April 9, 2009, 6:24 am
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From Making Waves

Back in March we launched our IT Climate leadership Challenge to the biggest IT companies to stand up and be counted in support of a strong Kyoto deal this year and lead the way in providing climate solutions across the economy.

Since then we’ve been following up letters sent to company CEO’s back in February in preparation for releasing company scores during May. With many companies it’s taking a long time to get answers but kudos to Sun Microsystems for sending and now publishing a response which already puts down a good marker for where they will score against others in May.

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