November 9th, 2010
So, in Part 1 I did a bit of a thought-experiment around the idea of Green IT outside of the context of the Climate Change Debate.
Having said that whatever one’s views on climate change*, being green is still good thing, what can we do in practice to reduce waste and power consumption?
It’s not easy being green
Print double-sided, use recycled paper and use secure-printing. Since switching to double-sided printing by default, we’ve saved roughly 25% on our paper costs. On one printer alone, we have avoided printing 38,000 sheets of A4 paper since it’s installation.