With Green IT towards a sustainable future

The ICT area contributes world-wide to about 2% of the green house gases generated by humans, equivalent to the emissions of the airlines industry. In Europe and Switzerland the electrical power consumption of ICT including consumer electronics amounts to about 10% of total consumption. With the application of intelligent "Green Information Technology" the increase in power consumption of the ICT operation can be contained or even reduced in spite of continuously increasing demand.

Introduction video (german)       Flyer Green IT SIG

Standard Presentation                Green Data Center Assessment

New Partner Organization


Energy-harvesting in the Internet of Things


Chain: A new programming language for dependable computing without dependable power

Large data centers with 100% renewable energy


Google. Facebook. Amazon. What do these companies have in common? They are some of the most admired and profitable companies in the world, they are massive energy users, and they all have commitments to 100 percent renewable energy.