Eric Louie is a reporter based in the San Francisco Bay Area. His work has appeared in the Bay Area News Group's Contra Costa Times, The (Stockton, Calif.) Record, Philippine News, Pacific News Service and the Sunset Beacon.
Intel soundly beat its greenhouse-gas emissions goals, but missed several other targets: It consumes more water and creates more chemical waste than previously, instead of less. Are its new goals more realistic?
A growing number of companies understand that greener products can cut production costs and boost their brands. But can they get consumers to buy in? Here's what corporations such as Walmart and Lenovo have to say.