Global Data Center Facts – Power Usage [Infographic]

by Yang Yang on December 1, 2011

Data centers are the fastest-growing energy vacuums in the IT industry in the UK, Europe, and beyond. As data centers grow larger to store the world’s data, their energy us is growing, too.¬†Utilizing more environmentally-friendly power sources is tremendously important for the data center industry. Using renewable energy saves money, conserves natural resources, and contributes to keeping our planet cleaner for a longer period of time.

Check out this awesome infographic for some rare facts about data center power usage and green energy adoption in world’s top data centers and SaaS providers.

This infographic is created by Peer1 Hosting.

Energy Efficient Data Centres

hendrik December 9, 2011 at 10:06 pm

Google has pretty environment friendly data centers if you look at the way of cooling. No huge compressors with toxic fluids. They have big water coolings with waterfalls outside!

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