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Green Games Guide – a resource for game businesses

The Green Games Guide is an English perspective towards the games industry way to lower carbon footprint Earlier this year, the PlayCreateGreen initiative was followed by UKIE’s Green Games Guide. This is a resource that contains practical advice and steps for games business to reduce their carbon footprint. Developed in collaboration with Games London, the…Continue readingGreen Games Guide – a resource for game businesses

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How Embracer Group emphasized green energy in the group

The power of raising a question Embracer Group is the parent company of businesses developing and publishing PC, console and mobile games for the global games market. The Group is composed of eight operative groups, 63 internal game development studios and is engaging more than 7000 employees and contracted employers in more than 40 countries.…Continue readingHow Embracer Group emphasized green energy in the group

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Empower and nudge players in-game

Games reach billions of players all over the world. Perhaps one of the largest impacts we can have as an industry, is to make use of our reach to nudge the world in a greener direction. Through our games, we can empower, educate and nudge players. Especially the games that are already launched, live and…Continue readingEmpower and nudge players in-game

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Playing For The Planet: A UN initiative to make games greener

In a partnership between game companies and the United Nations, Playing For The Planet has an ambition to reduce the industry’s environmental impact. Playing For The Planet is an open alliance, where companies can join by committing to reduce their negative impact on the environment. The commitments include anything from goals of carbon neutrality and…Continue readingPlaying For The Planet: A UN initiative to make games greener

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How to build a green gaming computer

The energy consumption from gaming computers is an important part of the carbon emission from the life cycle of games. But there are ways to reduce this. Two of the leading researchers on energy consumption of gaming computers have made a website describing things you can do to cut gaming computers energy consumption. Via their…Continue readingHow to build a green gaming computer