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A practical guide to deploying green IT for ICAEW


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If you've seen my previous ICAEW deck, then this is not massively different. If you haven't, it takes you through the drivers/benefits for greening IT and using IT to help green the company. It prioritises short and long term actions and includes a section on behaviour.

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A practical guide to deploying green IT for ICAEW

  1. 1. A practical guide to deploying green IT<br />David Tebbutt<br />Freeform Dynamics Ltd<br />+44 1895 677845<br /><br /><br />1<br />
  2. 2. The publication<br />Free to members of, and subscribers to, the IT Faculty.<br />Others can buy it at the ICAEW shop.<br /><br />2<br />
  3. 3. Organisations are being squeezed<br />3<br />
  4. 4. IT’s environmental impact<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Areas for attention<br />Consumables<br />IT<br />Transport<br />Measurement<br />5<br />
  6. 6. Quick wins<br />Involve staff<br />Switch off<br />Use less<br />Use for longer<br />Needs not desires<br />Bits not atoms<br />6<br />
  7. 7. Behaviour<br />Board commitment + champions<br />Part of employee thinking (like ‘quality’)<br />Embed sustainability in job descriptions<br />Silent reminders (bins, printers)<br />Use social tools for dialogue<br />Sign up to helpful websites (links in download)<br />7<br />
  8. 8. Longer term wins<br />Telepresence<br />Virtualise (& ‘cloud’?)<br />Central management (go thin?)<br />Remote monitoring<br />Free cooling<br />Re-use waste heat<br />Manage supply chain<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Conclusions<br />Finance: you can make savings<br />Regulations: you can be ahead of the game<br />Reputation: you can hold your head high<br />Staff: they’ll willingly help<br />Good luck!<br />9<br />
  10. 10. Thank you<br />Now it’s your turn<br />David Tebbutt<br />Freeform Dynamics Ltd<br />+44 1895 677845<br /><br /><br />10<br />
  11. 11. Links: 1 of 3<br />Access:<br />Act On CO2:<br />AMEE:<br />BASDA Green Charter:<br />ByeByeStandy:<br />CA, ecoSoftware:<br />Carbon Footprint:<br />Carbon Trust:<br />11<br />
  12. 12. Links: 2 of 3<br />Climate Futures: the economic, political, social and psychological consequences of climate change:<br />ComputerAid:<br />Cradle to Cradle: remaking the way we make things by Michael Braungart and<br />William McDonough:<br />Energy Star – energy efficient products and practices:<br />EPEAT – desktop computers, notebooks and monitors with environmental<br />attributes:<br />Footprinter:<br />GaBi Software:<br />12<br />
  13. 13. Links: 3 of 3<br />Getting to Zero: defining corporate carbon neutrality:<br />Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Environmental Sustainability Dashboard: http://<br /><br />PAS-2050 Guide:<br />SimaPro:<br />WWF: IT solutions that help business and the planet:<br />13<br />