Digital Sustainability: How Can We Build Software With the Planet in Mind?

Jan 31, 2024 | Online lecture for FH Salzburg, Austria

Software. The Web. The Cloud. People tend to think of digital as being limitless or non-physical. But the Internet is the biggest machine ever built – and it has a huge impact on our environment. How can we as web developers help make IT more sustainable? What would enable us to do more?

Slides as PDF

Key Points

Additional Resources

ICT as part of the climate problem and climate solutions

Making the Web more sustainable

Measuring impact


Where to go from here