Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

 

Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

Unit 1: Politics, Science, and Business of Sustainability

Study Questions

When reading, viewing, and listening, consider the following questions. You will need to do your own research to find some of the answers.

  1. What is equivalent carbon dioxide (CO2e)?
  2. What are the two main components of a carbon footprint?
  3. What is embodied energy?
  4. How can operating energy be measured?
  5. How would you estimate the energy used by all the equipment in your office or workspace?
  6. What is SMART 2020? How can it be applied to your workplace?

Note: These are not the discussion forum questions for Section 1.3. Use them for personal study, and you can post comments/queries related to these questions in the General Discussion Forum.  Be sure to use a brief descriptive title for your posting.

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