Self-Assessment Tool for Organisations (SAT-O): get to know your ICT carbon footprint & improve your competitiveness with green IT
If You Can't Measure It, You Can't Improve! Raising awareness on the environmental impact of ICT is the first step for reducing it. This is when the Self-Assessment Tool for Organisations (SAT-O) comes into play.
How to eco-design digital services? Focus on the GreenConcept project - ICTFOOTPRINT.eu Webinar Report
This, the 8th in the series of ICTFOOTPRINT.eu webinars provided an informative overview on how to incorporate eco-design into ICT services through presentation of the GreenConcept project. GreenConcept aims to help SMEs implement eco-design principles into the development of their digital services (including web site, social network, IOT appliance, and platform, amongst others).
European industry launches new online platform on how to best recycle electronic waste
CECED and DIGITALEUROPE, jointly with the WEEE Forum, an international association of producer responsibility organisations and a centre of competence, are launching today a common online platform – the Information for Recyclers Platform (I4R). This new platform will allow recyclers to access information about the presence and location of materials and components that need separate treatment . The WEEE Forum will host and maintain the platform. http://www.ceced.eu/site-ceced/Latest-News/2018/2018_02_28-I4R.html
The EURECA moment: Counting the cost of running the UK’s public sector datacentres
The EU-backed EURECA project has spent the past 36 months assessing the state of public sector datacentres across Europe, and is revealing what it found
How to ecodesign digital services? Focus on the GreenConcept project - ICTFOOTPRINT.eu 8th Webinar
On 28th February 2018 ICTFOOTPRINT.eu will host its 8th webinar. The webinar will demonstrate how to calculate the environmental impact of a digital service with Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methodologies.
Trust EPC South Webinar - Independent Assessment of Energy Efficiency Building Renovations
The Trust EPC South consortium invites you to its first webinar on “Independent Assessment of Energy Efficiency Building Renovations – GREPCon service” on 1st February at 11am CET. In this webinar, Trust EPC South will present Energy Efficiency and Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) market opportunities in Europe, and as well in participating southern European countries.
Do you work at an ICT company? Then it is time to START2ACT!
Most businesses rely on a range of office equipment in order to function. From the basic essentials such as computers, monitors, printers, fax machines and photocopiers to projectors, scanners and teleconference facilities, it is widely recognised that these items have become integral to daily activity. But it is not always appreciated how much these cost a company. Office equipment is the fastest growing energy user in the business world, consuming 15% of the total electricity used in offices.
Low Carbon ICT: Green Rating Investment Tool, Carbon Fee Report & Data Centres” ICTFOOTPRINT.eu Webinar Report
This, the 7th in the series of ICTFOOTPRINT.eu webinars provided an informative overview as to how companies within the sector can take a series of practical measures to reduce their carbon footprint, ultimately making an impact on cost.
Low Carbon ICT: Green Rating Investment Tool, Carbon Fee Report & Data Centers - ICTFOOTPRINT.eu 7th Webinar
Today the services, or tertiary sector, is driving the European economyTertiary Sector, the sector of the economy that concerns services, is nowadays the backbone of European economic, generating around 70 % of the EU's GDP and employment (source: Eurostat).