Governments and companies around the world are urging us to think about the environment - and to act Green. Switch off the power. Use energy-saving low-voltage lights. Recycle waste. Buy local products. Reject over-packaging. Get a smaller, fuel-efficient car, Fly less and let the train take the strain....
But what about ICT? What impact do the telecoms and IT industries have on the environment and what role can ICT play in helping alleviate the problems?
In Episode 1 of Green Planet, TelecomTV provides an overview of the different elements of Sustainable ICT that will be explored in detail throughout the rest of the series. Featuring leading scientists, politicians and heads of industry from across the globe, Green Planet is a timely and fascinating examination of issues and solutions that will change the world.
Dr Tim Kelly, ICT Policy Specialist, infoDev
Dr Jon Koomey, Consulting Professor, Stanford
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