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Is Technology Making Us More Energy Efficient?

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Is Technology Making Us More Energy Efficient?

Recently, the creative folks at GOOD and Oliver Munday collaborated to visually interpret statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the National Academy of Engineering regarding our nation’s workforce productivity (that is, unit of output per hour) coinciding with the emergence of various technologies like fiber optics, the worldwide web, and notebook computers. In general, the data suggests that technology has indeed made us significantly more productive over the last 50 years. This information got me thinking. Has technology also….

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