Posts Tagged ‘Centers’

Microsoft’s data centers in Ireland are getting an influx of wind power

Microsoft is amping up its renewable energy portfolio by signing a power purchase agreement for 100 percent of GE's Tullahennel wind farm in Ireland. The energy from the 37-MW wind farm located in County Kerry will go towards powering Microsoft's data centers in the country which support its growing cloud services. View full post on […]

Iron Mountain Data Centers Offer Customers 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Through a 15-year wind power purchasing agreement, Iron Mountain will utilize 25 megawatts of the wind farm's capacity, serving its data centers in three states. The shift to wind power helps reduce the company's environmental impact and operating cost, while also delivering long-term utility price stability and a carbon-neutral solution for its data center customers. […]

Amazon Web Services to power data centers with wind energy

The Seattle company’s Amazon Web Services unit has hired an energy company to build a wind farm in North Carolina to help power its data centers. There’s a push to power the growing number of data centers in the country with renewable energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Survey: IT Concern With Green Data Centers Marginal

Green House Data’s newest data center in Cheyenne, Wyoming, supplies 4 megawatts of critical power to 800 IT cabinets. If you’re paying attention to the data center industry, you sometimes see the occasional story about a colocation company touting sound sustainability characteristics of its data center operations. View full post on Wind Power News