Last weekend saw participants at the COP21 climate change summit in Paris reach a landmark decision as 195 countries committed to slashing their carbon emissions and combat rises in temperature in an effort to clamp down on global warming. The agreement is a huge win, not just because two of the world’s biggest energy consumers
Sometimes, the saying goes, you have to put your money where your mouth is. I’ve been talking about clean energy, energy conservation, Green IT and IT efficiency for some years now, so when the opportunity came along to do something a bit more practical about climate change I didn’t have to think for too long.
We’ve been sharing our vision of efficiency and elimination of waste for businesses for over 10 years now, but it seems that one or two businesses weren’t listening! From Carbon Connect: UK MP Chris Huhne welcomed a report explaining how energy efficiency in the private sector can save business £6 billion a year, cut carbon
Couple of examples this week that data center computing is moving ‘closer to the Cloud’ (if that’s the right term) as we saw some very large projects emerging to service the growing demand for Cloud type services. China is building a city-sized cloud computing and office complex that will include a mega data center, one