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‘Greening IT – How Greener IT Can Form a Solid Foundation for a Low-Carbon Society’ is a book I highly recommend.

BOOK TITLE: Greening IT – How Greener IT Can Form a Solid Foundation for a Low-Carbon Society
ISBN: 978-87-91936-02-9

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Date created: 12 December 2014 12.15pm

 

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The book ‘Greening IT – How Greener IT Can Form a Solid Foundation For a Low-Carbon Society‘ was officially released on Monday 7 June 2010.

It is available to download free or can be purchased through a number of online retailers.

This book has had contributions from a number of high-profile international representatives, including European Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard who wrote the foreword.

It is an internationally collaborative, creative commons licensed, non-profit project which was initiated by Adrian Sobotta, Irene Sobotta and John Gøtze.

It covers a number of topics on Green IT such as cloud computing, thin clients, Green ICT strategy, smart grids,  etc., and is definitely a must read.

Taken from the book….

The aim of the book is to look into how Information Technology can support society in reducing CO2 emissions, saving energy and optimising resource utilisation – thus becoming greener and developing…

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