Green Computing/Technology

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Green Computing/Technology

  1. 1. Green Computing/Technology<br />Go Green!<br />
  2. 2. What’s Green Computing?<br />Environmentally responsible use of computers and related resources<br />includes the implementation of CPUs servers and peripherals as well as reduced resource consumption and proper disposal of e-waste. <br />
  3. 3. What seems to <br />be the Problem?<br />People keep leaving their computers on and it’s wasting our electricity<br />
  4. 4. Tips for minimizing <br />impact on the global environment<br />Power-down the CPU and all peripherals during extended periods of inactivity.<br />Use notebook computers rather than desktop computers whenever possible.<br />Minimize the use of paper and properly recycle waste paper.<br />Employ alternative energy sources for computing workstations, servers, networks and data centers.<br />
  5. 5. What’s Green Technology?<br />Where the environmentally friendly and is created and used in a way that conserves natural resources and the environment. <br />
  6. 6. Types of Green Technology<br />Energy-Most important and used for energy purposes<br />Building-An innovative way to build buildings and houses<br />Preferred Purchasing-a new way to find products and methods of production that have the smallest impact on the environment<br />Chemistry-Application of chemical products that eliminate harm to the environment. <br />Nanotechnology-involves manipulating materials to the smallest nanometer<br />
  7. 7. Goal of Green Technology<br />Finding ways to produce technology in ways that do not damage or deplete the Earth&apos;s natural resources. <br />
  8. 8. The End<br />Go Green!<br />

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