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energy efficiency

Innventure to scale Nokia Labs’ high-performance cooling technology
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data centres

Innventure to scale Nokia Labs’ high-performance cooling technology

Accelsius by Innventure will spearhead the development and commercialization of Nokia’s energy-efficient cooling technology
13 Jun 2022
Singapore's data usage set to quadruple by 2030
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Singapore's data usage set to quadruple by 2030

The country is a already an APAC leader in terms of data centre capacity
28 Apr 2022
Microsoft's new data centre will heat homes and businesses in Finland
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data centres

Microsoft's new data centre will heat homes and businesses in Finland

Utility provider Fortum will use its district heating infrastructure to transfer waste heat from the site
18 Mar 2022
Japan pursues green data centres to achieve carbon-neutral society
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data centres

Japan pursues green data centres to achieve carbon-neutral society

The country is aiming to achieve energy savings of 40% or more in its domestic data centres by 2030
25 Feb 2022
Singapore to resume construction on new data centres following energy efficiency review
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Singapore to resume construction on new data centres following energy efficiency review

New data centres will need to be more resource efficient and existing ones may need to be retrofitted
14 Jan 2022
Mozilla suspends cryptocurrency donations following backlash
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cryptocurrencies

Mozilla suspends cryptocurrency donations following backlash

However, the option to donate bitcoin to the Mozilla Foundation might return in the future
7 Jan 2022
Kosovo bans cryptocurrency mining to avoid nation-wide energy blackouts
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cryptocurrencies

Kosovo bans cryptocurrency mining to avoid nation-wide energy blackouts

The government hopes to clamp down on large cryptocurrency farms operating in the north of the country
6 Jan 2022
AWS and IBM join forces to reduce data barriers in the energy industry
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Software

AWS and IBM join forces to reduce data barriers in the energy industry

The companies are hoping to overcome obstacles like data residency requirements in countries where oil firms are based
15 Nov 2021
A quantitative comparison of UPS monitoring and servicing approaches across edge environments
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Whitepaper

A quantitative comparison of UPS monitoring and servicing approaches across edge environments

Effective UPS fleet management
12 Oct 2021
How UK tech’s environmental startup scene is growing in stature
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How UK tech’s environmental startup scene is growing in stature

Can our most innovative green technology companies make a difference and turn a profit?
9 Oct 2021
Renewable energy: What works and what's on the way?
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Whitepaper

Renewable energy: What works and what's on the way?

How zero-carbon technology is now attracting M&A interest
23 Aug 2021
Tesla Megapack goes up in flames at Australian battery site
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Hardware

Tesla Megapack goes up in flames at Australian battery site

The fire took place during a trial run of one of the biggest batteries in the world
30 Jul 2021
Tesla to abandon Bitcoin for vehicle payments due to environmental costs
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cryptocurrencies

Tesla to abandon Bitcoin for vehicle payments due to environmental costs

Elon Musk says his firm will look into supporting alternative cryptocurrencies that consume less than 1% of the energy Bitcoin does
13 May 2021
Google publishes green energy metric for cloud customers
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Google publishes green energy metric for cloud customers

Google Cloud's CFE% metric shows the percentage of renewable energy powering applications at each region
18 Mar 2021
Tesla's bitcoin investment 'equivalent to carbon footprint of 1.8m cars', bank claims
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Tesla's bitcoin investment 'equivalent to carbon footprint of 1.8m cars', bank claims

Bank of America also claims over 75% of the energy powering the bitcoin network comes from polluting coal plants in China
18 Mar 2021
Aurora Solar raises $50 million to fuel remote solar quoting and planning
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energy efficiency

Aurora Solar raises $50 million to fuel remote solar quoting and planning

Aurora will use the funding to promoting widespread adoption of solar power despite lockdowns
30 Nov 2020
What's next for sustainable computing?
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What's next for sustainable computing?

This week has shown just some of the possibilities for ecologically sound technology
18 Sep 2020
How can we deal with digital pollution?
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How can we deal with digital pollution?

Data may seem ethereal, but everything from the biggest cloud to a single unopened email has an environmental cost
10 May 2020
Smashing green tech myths
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Smashing green tech myths

Environmentally friendly or snake oil? Here are five of the biggest green technology truisms
7 Dec 2019
More than 1,000 Google employees demand climate change plan
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More than 1,000 Google employees demand climate change plan

Googlers want the company to shun contracts that "enable or accelerate" fossil fuel extraction
5 Nov 2019
Let's freeze the replace-rather-than-repair mentality
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Let's freeze the replace-rather-than-repair mentality

A faulty fridge-freezer tips Barry into a pit of despair, despite the fact he got a replacement for free
2 Feb 2019
Microgrids may be the solution to UK business energy demands
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energy efficiency

Microgrids may be the solution to UK business energy demands

Since the government's 'Smart Power' push in 2016, the cost of entry for local energy generation has fallen sharply
26 Oct 2018
HP: 3D printing can cut IT's supply chain carbon footprint
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HP: 3D printing can cut IT's supply chain carbon footprint

Tech giant outlines measures to meet its sustainability goals
29 Jun 2018