Rethinking Energy Use in Data Centers

Posted on September 11, 2009

A couple of years ago the US Environmental Protection Agency reported that the energy consumption associated with data centers had doubled between 2000 and 2006, reaching some 60 billion kWh in 2006, roughly 1.5 per cent of the entire US energy use. The EPA says this is expected to double again by 2010.

For full article see:

http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/arxiv/24106/?nlid=2346&a=f

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