How Cell Phones and Tablets Enable Telework
Tech Soup Blog
APRIL 25, 2014
Telework and the Environment. There is a ton of info on how telework helps the environment and is considered part of green technology. As an example, the National Science Foundation (NSF) found that by not commuting, each NSF teleworker reclaims an average of 62 hours of their lives back and saves $1,201 a year. Telework (also called telecommuting) is where an employee regularly does their work outside of the office, usually at home or when traveling.