Mobile networks could save 1.7% of global CO2 emissions by 2020

Last week the GSMA, the mobile network operators’ industry body, published its second Mobile Green Manifesto. It’s an update of the 2009 report, highlighting the initial results from the GSMA’s Mobile Energy Efficiency (MEE) benchmarking and optimisation initiative as well as progress around mobile’s enabling role.
As part of the original Green Manifesto the GSMA said that it would reduce its total global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions per connection by 40% by 2020 compared to 2009. Green ICT

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