Telecommunication Economics pp 126-137

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

Environmental Impact of ICT on the Transport Sector

  • Morten Falch

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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