Month: May 2022

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Intern opportunity – PARIS-DE: Design Principles and Responsible Innovation for a Sustainable Digital Economy

We are offering a paid internship opportunity to work on an exciting new EPSRC-funded project, “Design Principles and Responsible Innovation for a Sustainable Digital Economy (PARIS-DE)”, funded under their Sustainable Digital Society call. The PARIS-DE project is ensuring that the carbon emissions associated with digital technologies are aligned with the Paris Agreement of limiting global …

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Reflecting on the environmental impacts of the Chips Act

In response to supply chain precarity and a global shortfall in semiconductors, the European Commission recently introduced a digital sovereignty act known as the European Chips Act (see also the US predecessor, the CHIPS for America Act, or US Chips Act, and the newly proposed FABS Act). The Commission proclaims that this policy will “bolster …

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