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Environmental Impact of ICT on the Transport Sector

  • Morten Falch
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7216)

Abstract

This section analyses the environmental impact of ICT. This is done through an analysis on how two specific applications (tele-work and teleshopping) affect transport behavior. These two applications are considered to have a large potential with regard to savings in energy consumption.

Keywords

Green ICT Tele-work Teleshopping Telecommuting ICT impact on transport 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Morten Falch
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  1. 1.CMIAalborg University CopenhagenDenmark

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