Can the United Nations meet its SDG 7 sustainable development goals for ensuring universal access to affordable energy, with a far higher share of renewables and vastly improved energy efficiency, by 2030? ICT for Energy — Telecommunications and Energy Working for Sustainable Development discusses the role of ICT in helping the vision become reality.
The United Nations Development Programme and Habitat Association are the partners of Turk Telekom in the project ‘Life is Easy with Internet’.
Increased connectivity in airplanes could increase efficiency and reduce environmental effects, according to recent reports from the Sky High Economics study, a project from the London School of Economics for UK-based satellite company Inmarsat. ITU News caught up with Dr. Alexander Grous, author of the study and Lecturer and Researcher in the Department of Media and Communications at the LSE, about the technology enabling connected planes and how increased connectivity benefits the aviation industry and the environment.