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The Leader October 2012

Click Here to view The Leader – October 2012 Global Collaboration on Data Center Efficiency By Anne Smart, Director of Energy Policy & Programs, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Data centers are the backbone of Silicon Valley and innovation centers around the globe. Data centers support business operations, protect private customer information and keep websites functioning. .. read more

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The Leader – September 2012

Click here to view The Leader – September 2012 CEQA and Public Pension Reform The Leadership Group helped drive progress in recent weeks on two of the most important challenges facing our state: Public employee pension reform and modernization of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). First, pension reform. The compromise package that passed as .. read more

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The Leader – August 2012

 Click here to view The Leader – August 2012 Welcome to The Leader The Applied Materials “Silicon Valley Turkey Trot” is well-represented at the London Olympics. In just our first seven years, 24 past and present Olympians have participated in the elite race part of the Turkey Trot. As we watch athletes from around the globe .. read more

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The Leader – July 2012

Click here to read The Leader- July 2012 Welcome to The Leader Congratulations to all of our partners – especially Congressmembers Zoe Lofgren, Anna Eshoo and Mike Honda, along with San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed – on the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s decision to locate a regional office in Silicon Valley. Establishing a .. read more

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The Leader – June 2012

Click here to read The Leader – June 2012 The Next Big Technology Wave of the Valley is Here By Director of Energy Anne Smart For decades, Silicon Valley has been a worldwide hub for IT innovation. For the first time, these information technologies are being applied to the energy sector through the development of .. read more

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The Leader – May 2012

Click here to read The Leader – May 2012 Affordable Housing in Silicon Valley In a recent edition of the San Jose Mercury News, Leadership Group board member and Intersil CEO Dave Bell and Ryan Avent,  economics correspondent for The Economist sounded off in an Op-Ed on the growing problem of soaring housing costs in .. read more

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The Leader – April 2012

Click here to read The Leader – April 2012 Business and the Strategic Environmental Sustainability Imperative We live in a time of tremendous change. Myriad large-scale forces such as the financial crisis, ongoing globalization, the rise of new economic powers, increasing interconnectivity, food crises, substantial projected population growth and climate change all pose profound challenges, .. read more

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