Burning Platforms – Can technology really save the planet?

As the world’s leaders debate the future of the planet, technology is being put forward as the solution to the earth’s climate woes. But will smart energy networks, AI and Bitcoin really save us?
On this week’s Burning Platforms, Peter Lewis and guests, Lizzie O’Shea (founder and the chair of Digital Rights Watch) and Benedetta Brevini (journalist and Associate Professor in the Department of Media and Communications at the University of Sydney), dives deep into the environmental impacts of technology.

 

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