While outsourcing may lower maintenance costs what impact does that have on the environment, if any?

Textbook: Green IT Strategies and Applications: Using Environmental Intelligence, Unhelkar, CRC Press, 2011 ISBN 978-1-4398-3760

1. While outsourcing may lower maintenance costs what impact does that have on the environment, if any?

*(need this 1st question in 24 hours)

2. How do Green BPM(s) differ from traditional BPM(s)?

3. What comprises green contents? What are the sources and users of green contents?

4. What are some of the potential downsides to Cloud Computing?

5. What is the purpose and value in using a Green Information System (GIS)?

6. Describe how the sociocultural aspects of the Green Movement can be manipulated and created by government and non-governmental (NGOs) to include the media and other interest groups.

7. When might the process of creating a Green Enterprise Transformational Roadmap be appropriate?

8. What is the impact of Green Compliance protocols, standards, and audits?  Is a cost/benefit analysis ever performed particularly by legislators and regulators?  What about the law of unintended consequences?   Does that apply here?