Today, let’s look at the ABB report. 71% of the 765 industrial business leaders surveyed by the company were giving greater priority to sustainability objectives as a result of the pandemic. This is great news for people like me who have been tuning in to the potential of IoT to use new sensors or better data analysis to help fix big problems by making it easier to identify ways to solve them or ways that we’re currently contributing to them. And it’s a long time coming: I was writing about efforts by Schneider Electric to reduce the carbon impact of its manufacturing lines by using sensor data to shift its production back in 2018.