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DESC India, CII Release Report on ICT’s Potential to Cut Carbon Footprint


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Report lists likely energy savings, cost-benefit analysis, sectors with most savings potential as well as drivers and barriers to ICT adoption.

Key highlights of the DESC Report include:

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One Response to “DESC India, CII Release Report on ICT’s Potential to Cut Carbon Footprint”


  1. Fritz Milosevic
    on Dec 21st, 2010
    @ 12:47 am

    “For instance, assuming 300,000 telecom towers exist in India and each consumes 10 kW of power, the total electricity consumed is around 13,140 million kWh annually.”

    I think this assumption is grossly out of proportion – if my memory serves me correct, the average base station consumes anything between 2 and 4 kW, slighly more in urban centres, even less in rural areas.

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