NGD Europe Data Center Goes 100 Percent Renewable
NGD Europe, one of the world's largest data centers, has become the first in Europe to purchase renewable energy for 100 percent of its power usage.
According to IT Pro, cost savings and green credentials were not the only drivers of the move. Nick Razey, chief executive of NGD said in a statement:
The mounting pressure and legislation for reducing carbon footprint and emissions will increasingly affect large IT users and their data center operations which is why we always planned to be totally supplied by renewable energy from the outset of the project.
Razey went on to say: