EU wants datacenters to be carbon neutral in the next decade

As the energy footprint of the ICT sector is estimated to be between 5 to 9 % of the global electricity resources, the EU Commission noted that datacenters and telecoms “can and should become climate neutral by 2030”.

As noted by the DCD Magazine, two initiatives are already on their way:

  • The EU funded Boden Type DC one in Sweden;
  • The EcoDesign Directive and their fuel-cell gensets.
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    Source: DCD News
    Source: DCD Magazine