As a result of people using ICT there have been some good changes to the natural environment:
Unfortunately, the biggest change however is that more electricity is now needed to power all the computers. Power stations using coal and gas both pollute the environment and help contribute to the problem of global warming.
- Storing information on computers means that fewer trees are cut down to make paper.
- Because you can get information at home on the World Wide Web there is less pollution from cars.