ICT IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Information and communication technologies provide new tools that can be used to enhance energy efficiency and reduce costs.
Faced with tightening budgets and a growing list of mandates to save energy, reduce greenhouse emissions, and enhance sustainability, government agencies and corporate houses are increasingly turning to ICT to help meet these objectives.
The Idea –
The overall impact of ICT on society was recognized as early as 1980’s by philosophers, historians, futurologists, economists and energy analysts.