Just found this article about Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy of which Sun Microsystems is member as is Starbucks and Levis. Essentially it is a business lobby that wants to be included in the Obama administration’s discussion on climate change. Sun, according to this article (BICEP want to flex on climat change) wants to see a national energy efficiency goals for all utilities.
Yes, Sun has struggled for many years but the savings Sun has afforded cities by keeping its employees off the roads at critical rush-hour times has never been fully recognized nor acknowledged. There’s still a way to go but with Sun’s strategy for green data centers and the way they continue to innovate, Sun is destined to emerge as a key player in this new, green economy.