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PhD candidate Erik Jagroep developed a smart energy meter for software: a dashboard that indicates how much energy the software uses and where it can be improved. The ICT industry is a major consumer of energy, and the awareness of that is growing slowly. "Ten to fifteen percent of the entire Amsterdam energy bill comes from data centers," explains Jagroep. "People are really not aware of the amount of energy that software uses. To name another example,...

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