Is a Digital Future also a Low Carbon Future?

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Charlie Wilson gave a public lecture exploring the links between digitalisation and climate change. Focusing on the ways in which digital goods and services are used in daily life – accelerated by lockdowns over the past year – Charlie showed how the impacts of digitalisation on carbon emissions can lead us to both climate utopia and climate dystopia … depending on the choices we make, and the appetite for regulators and policymakers to guide digitalisation towards low-carbon outcomes. The talk is available to watch here: