Self-powering businesses of the future will have capabilities to sustain their growth in tandem with the volatile environmental conditions- both business-wise and ecology-wise.
Sustainability- the ability of a business to propel its present and future growth without impacting adversely the environment around- is going to be a decisive element of survival in all kinds of commerce. Hence even automobile companies, which are apparently facing the worst time in 150 years of their evolution as regards the fuel which propels them, must try and adapt with the new realities of climate change and carbon footprint.
This article whose link is given below analyses possibilities in existing business models of auto-makers and advises incremental changes in existing industry practices.
Article is relevant for students taking an interest in Strategic Management, Sustainable development and Business Environment.