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Podcast: Green ICT for further and higher education

In this podcast, Rebecca O’Brien from JISC talks to Professor Peter James, Professor of Enviornmental Management at the University of Bradford and head of the JISC funded Suste-IT project, about the recently published report “Sustainable ICT in further and higher education”.  In the interview, Professor Peter James talks through how further and higher education institutions can make … Read more

New Ways of Working – QMU, Edinburgh, 21/8/08

Well, here we are at the brand spanking new campus of Queen Margaret University up in Beautiful Edinburgh, for the second of the Suste-IT project workshops. This one is called “New Ways of Working”. Peter James is up first – an introduction to the issues around flexible and location independent  working. Do you use your … Read more

Cardiff Event – Cooling the Data Centre

As part of the JISC funded Suste-IT project, a group of energy managers, infrastructure and network managers, estates managers and directors of IT from across the UK Higher Education community came together in Cardiff in early June 2008 to talk in detail about the ways to efficiently manage the energy use and cooling of data … Read more


Come in, sit down and pull up a chair – this is the JISC “Green-ICT” blog. The blog exists to help get out the messages that the JISC’s activities in the area of “Green-ICT” are producing. JISC exists to help the UK Higher and Further education sectors to make best use of the opportunities that … Read more