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Finnish govt presents 6-point environmental strategy for ICT sector

Tuesday 9 March 2021 | 12:20 CET | News
The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications has published a report in English with the title 'Climate and environmental strategy for the ICT sector'. It sets out a six-point strategy, namely to improve energy efficiency of infrastructure, improve energy efficiency in data traffic and software, extend hardwire life and recycling, gather more information on the ecological fallout from ICT, provide public education, and apply new technology to climate problems.

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