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Businesses bet on sustainability to tackle disruption, says Gartner
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sustainability

Businesses bet on sustainability to tackle disruption, says Gartner

Business leaders overwhelmingly link sustainability investment to short and long-term improvements, and investment will increase year-on-year
14 Nov 2022
Planning ahead for business blackouts this winter
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business continuity

Planning ahead for business blackouts this winter

With prospective power outages on the horizon, we examine how organisations can plan ahead to guarantee employee safety and business continuity
8 Nov 2022
How to slash your business' energy bill
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energy efficiency

How to slash your business' energy bill

As organisations continue to struggle with surging bills, we explain how to reduce your energy bills and keep consumption under control
4 Nov 2022
Podcast transcript: How the energy crisis will impact data centres
Podcast transcript: How the energy crisis will impact data centres
data centres

Podcast transcript: How the energy crisis will impact data centres

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
16 Sep 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: How the energy crisis will impact data centres
The IT Pro Podcast - How the energy crisis will impact data centres
data centres

The IT Pro Podcast: How the energy crisis will impact data centres

With wholesale power costs skyrocketing, IT budgets may be in for a rough year
16 Sep 2022
Singapore relaxes its grip on data centre industry with sustainability pilot
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data centres

Singapore relaxes its grip on data centre industry with sustainability pilot

Data centre companies can now apply for new data centre capacity, as long as the installations allow for sustainable growth
21 Jul 2022
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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data centres

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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data centres

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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startups

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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cloud computing

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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cryptocurrencies

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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energy efficiency

What's next for sustainable computing?

This week has shown just some of the possibilities for ecologically sound technology
18 Sep 2020