Hanno Embregts

Java Developer & Speaker, strong with the Force - full bio

Posts labeled 'sustainability'

Exploring sustainability in tech (without the guilt-trips)

Posted on 14 Nov 2022 by Hanno Embregts, Julien Lengrand-Lambert, Jan-Hendrik Kuperus & Jan Ouwens sustainability

Climate change is a thing that affects us all. As developers, we are in a unique position to help do something about this. After all, the whole world runs on computers these days, and computers consume energy. We, developers, program these computers, and the decisions that we make have consequences beyond the business domain we code for. Also, as employed people living in Europe or North-America, we belong to the top 10% of richest people on the planet.