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On the relation between information technology and the environment

Focus: Impact on the production of carbon dioxide (CO2) and the climate change

This web site has been generated for the special interest group on information technologies of VDI. It has been prepared by Peter Marwedel. Help has been provided by Gregor Gonsior.

Summary paper

Paper by Peter Marwedel and Gregor Gonsior


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Impact of computers

Server farms and compute centers

Impact of E-business

Indirect impact

CO2 monitoring in the industrial sector

Waste and Recycling (selected references)