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Old 09-21-2019, 01:10 AM   #6944 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by sendler View Post
That still leaves medical, government, military, education, big infrastructure, These are all part of everyone's embodied energy and resource consumption footprint regardless of what you do directly.
Yep, which was what I was getting at that I could reduce my direct consumption to 1/10th of average, but it would be a drop in the bucket of my overall indirect consumption.

I work from home, which means an office building and all the supporting infrastructure didn't have to be made for me. I expect an increasing amount of people will be working from home, especially if we vastly expand automation.
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