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Computers as environment-unfriendly as planes?
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Written by Samuknow   
Tuesday, 01 May 2007 10:31

The global IT industry accounts for 2 percent of the world's carbon dioxide emissions--the same amount the world's aviation industry churns out, according to analyst house Gartner.

The estimate is based on the cumulative amount of energy that PCs, servers, cooling systems, fixed- and mobile-phone systems, local-area networks, office telecommunications and printers use within the world's offices.

More at CNet News.

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