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The role of broadband in the quest for environmental sustainability

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posted on 13.06.2017, 01:16 by Dodd, Tracey
Broadband is changing the way in which we work, communicate and access information and entertainment. These changes have significant implications for environmental sustainability. Broadband is increasing the speed and capability of the Internet, generating new possibilities and making online applications far more attractive for businesses and the community. This paper discusses the role of broadband in contributing to sustainability under three headings; social, environment and economic. Copyright 2007 Tracey Dodd. No part of this article may be reproduced by any means without the written consent of the publisher.


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Telecommunications Journal of Australia, vol. 57, no. 2/3 (2007), p. 28.1-28.12. ISSN 0040-2486