- mechanisms for change: can YOU be part of the solution? Last week I blogged about some recent studies which indicate that ICT has an important role to play in combating climate change.One question that came up was, aside from good policies, how are the carbon emission savings outlined in those studies going to be achieved? Otherwise put, tell us a story, Marisa! ... and make it personal!Ok .... (more…)
Reducing Global Emissions through ICT
Last week an important report was published entitled Smart 2020: Enabling the low carbon economy in the information age. Coming from The Carbon Group on behalf of GeSI (Global eSustainability Initiative), the study has important data on information and communication technology (ICT) and CO2 emissions.Many of us have become accustomed to headlines about data center energy consumption and power/cooling concerns....