New report asks, how environmentally-friendly is technology?
By APC for APC/Hivos
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 13 December 2010
Computers are creating massive e-waste. The paper industry has had to double to meet printer demand. But smart technologies are bringing huge savings in energy consumption. As the UN conference on climate change starts in Cancun, the new Global Information Society Watch from APC and Hivos looks at ICTs and environmental sustainability in 53 countries, six regions and through ten expert thematic reports. What is the state of the industry in your country? Find out.Full article at http://www.giswatch.org/