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Survey on the Global Green Computing Initiatives

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Mariam Mesaad, Hala Alansari, Maram Ahgamdi, Basma Saad, Hemalatha M.

Mariam Mesaad, Hala Alansari, Maram Ahgamdi, Basma Saad and Hemalatha M.. Survey on the Global Green Computing Initiatives. International Journal of Computer Applications 167(7):42-45, June 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Mariam Mesaad and Hala Alansari and Maram Ahgamdi and Basma Saad and Hemalatha M.},
	title = {Survey on the Global Green Computing Initiatives},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {June 2017},
	volume = {167},
	number = {7},
	month = {Jun},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {42-45},
	numpages = {4},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017914319},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


With the widespread computing technologies, are deployed in every aspect of life including health, education, communication, transportation. In the industry, the technology evolution has been expected to affect the environment somehow, which is recently has been proved. The latest researches taken these critical environmental issues seriously to analysis and design more efficient and safe technologies to aid the planet safety. Green Computing is one of the new designed environmentally-friendly solutions which is concerned on improving the manufacturing, recycling and disposing used methods to provide more clean and healthy new generation of technologies devices. This review paper provide an analysis of the current green computing initiatives and comprehensive comparison between them in how efficient they are.


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