This paper analyses the environmental impacts of teleworking. Some empirical studies indicate a positive relationship between the use of teleworking and the reduction of commuting and pollution. The article discusses the variables that impact on the use of teleworking in urban environments, and shows a case estimation for a Spanish city.
Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal – Emerald Publishing
Published: Dec 1, 2004
Keywords: Teleworking; Remote workers; Energy consumption; Electronic commerce; Urban areas; Spain