31 May '11, 1am

How Green is Your Internet? (Video)

How Green Is Your Internet? from Dan Ilic on Vimeo . The Internet has streamlined our lives, making it easier to keep informed, stay in touch, and share ideas -- but it's important to remember that the digital age isn't without its environmental impact. As the world wide web continues to grow, with more and more people getting online every day, the energy it takes to keep it going has increased too, resulting in a carbon footprint that's larger than you might expect. Filmmakers Dan Ilic and Patrick Clair put together this informative video outlining the emissions produced to deliver the internet to computers around the world. Of course, this isn't the first time such a question has been posed on TreeHugger. Last year, Pablo wrote about the environmental impact of the internet , and discussed some of the ways internet companies and users can trim their carbon footprint: Ser...

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