Information Systems and Environmentally Sustainable Development: Energy Informatics and New Directions for the IS Community

  title={Information Systems and Environmentally Sustainable Development: Energy Informatics and New Directions for the IS Community},
  author={Richard T. Watson and Marie-Claude Boudreau and Adela J. Chen},
  journal={MIS Quarterly},
While many corporations and Information Systems units recognize that environmental sustainability is an urgent problem to address, the IS academic community has been slow to acknowledge the problem and take action. We propose ways for the IS community to engage in the development of environmentally sustainable business practices. SpecifiCarol Saunders was the accepting senior editor for this paper. ally, as IS researchers, educators, journal editors, and association leaders, we need to… CONTINUE READING
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