Harnessing The Power Of 'Green IT' To Speed Business Transformation
Source: Cisco Systems
In tough economic times, many companies may feel tempted to put environmental sustainability and 'Green IT' issues aside. Financial pressure and deep cost-cutting dominate the corporate agenda. Governments are sensitive to the difficulties. Yet the great challenges of climate change, and how to create the low-carbon economy of the future, are here to stay. The rules are tightening and the price of carbon will rise. Sustainability can be seen as actions taken by individuals and organizations to create a future that works - economically, environmentally and socially. It means being aware of all the interconnections, visible and invisible, whereby day-to-day choices affect the complex balance of those factors.