Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
Earth Power News

Cool-Factor Predicted To Spur Energy Conservation 130

An anonymous reader writes "Panelists at a recent technology expo argued about how to motivate people to conserve energy, dragging out all the usual suspects, from financial incentives to emotion appeals to 'save the planet.' However, one panelist trumped the status quo by noting that adding the 'cool factor' could make energy conservation fun via apps on smartphones and tablets. By making energy conservation as fun as a video game, the fickle on-again, off-again of human nature might just be overcome."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Cool-Factor Predicted To Spur Energy Conservation

Comments Filter:

Statistics are no substitute for judgement. -- Henry Clay

Working...