Amazon inks two PPAs for 450MW of renewable energy

The agreement will support Amazon’s ambition to power its global operations with 100% renewable energy by 2025 and reach net zero carbon by 2040

DEAC to power data centres with renewable diesel fuel

The latest deal with Neste will see the company boost the sustainability of data storage during potential electricity outages

T-Mobile dials in to 100% renewable energy

The company has invested in enough solar and wind power annually to account for every unit of electricity consumed

Internet energy use to double – ‘but data centres aren’t ready’

Research suggests that data centres are not sustainable enough to deal with online energy demands without emissions targets suffering

Facebook pledges to become ‘water positive’ by 2030

Its investments in water restoration projects are expected to replenish more than 850m gallons of water per year

Digital infrastructure firm Equinix targets climate-neutrality by 2030

It is seeking to use 100% renewable energy during that period and drive energy efficiency savings as well as take advantage of carbon offsets

Scala Data Centres achieves carbon-neutrality in Brazil

The Latin American data centre company already operates with 100% renewable energy

New partnership to develop carbon-free energy storage tech for data centres

Lummus Technology and Energy Internet Corporation aim to provide long duration energy storage, using power from renewable energy sources

‘As data centre demand soars, so must the sustainability credentials of the sector’

That’s what Marc Garner, Vice President ITD UK&I at Schneider Electric, told future Net Zero Editor Jonny Bairstow when they spoke about the environmental impacts associated with rapid data centre growth

O2 rolls out smart cooling technology at data centres to save energy

The project is estimated to deliver energy savings equivalent to one million kilograms of CO2 year on year