Two related items, each occupying an interesting spot on my map of the “climate informatics” research space:

via grist, a wonderful five-part primer on Smart Energy Grids. Think of it as “the internet for energy transactions”. And think of all the interesting software engineering challenges in making it work.

via Steve Fickas, an interesting post on green clouds. And to think that I previously thought that cloud computing was deadly dull. Add an Energy Star rating to every application you run, and see what happens…

Join the discussion: