June 14th, 2021 | Our lens

Digitalization and the Environment: Not Only Good News

by Ambienta

The development of the service industry in a world with increasing disposable income has broken the link between resource consumption and economic growth.
Digitalization has played a key role in developing and expanding the service sector, and in driving efficiency.
But what are the effects of digitalization on sustainability? Does an increasingly smart world mean a greener world?
The answer is yes, most -but not all- of the time.