DTE Energy’s Agenda for Mitigating Climate Change

O'SHEA SOLAR PARK IN DETROIT, DTE

Shawn Patterson, VP, environmental management and safety, DTE Energy, and member of the SBND Leadership Committee, shares his perspective on mitigating climate change as a top priority. When you’ve been in business a while, you come to understand that there is no such thing as “just business.” What we do impacts our communities, our customers, […]

Mitigating Climate Risks to Michigan’s Forestry Industry

More than half of Michigan is forested, with 20 million acres making up a vital part of the state’s landscape. Millions of acres of Michigan forest land are used to produce timber, a renewable and sustainably managed resource that supports many industries. The forests also provide other values, including wildlife habitat and watershed protection, and […]

Gulay Serhatkulu, Setting the Right Priorities for a Climate Neutral and Circular Future

STEELCASE FLEX PERCH STOOL WITH BASF

SBN Detroit interviews Dr. Gulay Serhatkulu, BASF Senior Vice President of Performance Materials North America. This business encompasses the entire materials know-how of BASF regarding innovative, customized plastics under one roof and is globally active in four major industry sectors – transportation, construction, industrial applications, and consumer goods. Serhatkulu joined BASF in 2006 as a […]