Tag: POWER

Equinix to Power All California Data Centers with Solar Power

Equinix, the world’s largest data center service provider, has contracted with SunEdison for enough solar energy to offset carbon emissions associated with energy its entire California footprint consumes, including data centers in Silicon Valley and Los Angeles and global headquarters in Redwood City. The company has signed a five-year power purchase agreement with SunEdison to…

Cleaning Up Data Center Power is Dirty Work

The tech sector’s investment in renewables is on the rise, growing faster than any other sector’s, and some of the biggest investments are in connection with massive data center projects. Just this month, Facebook announced a 200 MW wind-power contract for its upcoming Texas data center, and Amazon said it had invested in a wind…