Data centre energy usage: a ticking time bomb?

Peter Westwood, data centre director at SPIE UK, warns that data centres will need to tackle energy efficiency and looks at some of the...

Carbon zero targets high on the agenda at the Energyst Event

The Energyst Event once again explored approaches to an integrated energy strategy, in an energy market where disciplines are rapidly converging. The conference delved...

Telcos to grapple with energy costs as 5G deployment advances

Energy costs are among the top concerns for telcos, as 5G deployment rapidly advances,  focusing the attention on energy management solutions - from energy...

Natron Energy appoints energy storage veterans

Natron Energy, a provider of battery products using Prussian blue electrode chemistry, has announced the appointment of two well-established energy storage veterans, Dr. Robert...

The future impact of the hyperscale data centre

There will be more than 600 hyperscale data centres worldwide by 2020, which could have a beneficial impact on the cloud market,...

CryrusOne’s London data centres move to 100% renewable energy

CyrusOne has announced that its London I and London II data centre facilities are now running on a 100% renewable energy tariff, a move...

Data Centre World: Researchers pilot energy efficient design with Boden Type Data Centre

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQIaKzR6DqA   Speaking at Data Centre World, Jon Summers, research lead at the Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE), said that there are important lessons to...

Data Centre World: are data centres missing out on energy efficiency savings?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYeASfaVPNw   The impact of 5G, the evolution of the Edge and rising energy costs were among the major topics for discussion at Data Centre...

Data Centre World: The key technology trends for 2019 that could improve resilience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecYPvAUUvIc   Some key technology trends are emerging for 2019 that could mitigate the risk of outages, improve efficiency and help generate revenue. Speaking at...

Fläkt Group to offer a glimpse of inner workings of cooling at Data Centre...

Fläkt Group will demonstrate two of their data centre cooling solutions via special exhibition units, enabling visitors to see its Adia-DENCO and Multi-DENCO F-version...

Boden Type Data Centre One officially inaugurated in Sweden

The Boden Type Data Centre One, BTDC, has been officially inaugurated in Boden, Sweden. The Mayor of Boden, Mr. Claes Nordmark as well as...

Survey finds energy efficiency ‘not a top priority’ for IT managers

A new report suggests IT managers are not putting environmental concerns and energy efficiency as high on their agenda as they should, with 43% stating...

Cooling solution cuts energy use by 85% for University of Plymouth

Ranked as one of the world’s leading modern higher education institutions, the University of Plymouth’s primary data centre is central to its IT estate....

Haven Power and GridBeyond ink DSR deal, target I&C flexibility

Business energy supplier Haven Power has struck a demand-side response deal with GridBeyond. The two will work to unlock flexibility within Haven’s customer-base, bidding flexible...

Survey finds 40% of IT managers do not consider power efficiency important in data...

A new report suggests that IT managers are not putting environmental concerns and energy efficiency as high on their agenda as they should, with...

How demand management supports security of supply

Site resilience and demand-side response are often seen in opposition. But the reverse is true – and can in fact be mutually advantageous, especially...

Back-up power: understanding environmental regulation

Greg Altria, associate consultant with SLR, provides an insight into the Environmental Permitting Regulations affecting mission critical sites The Environmental Permitting Regulations (England and Wales)...

Supporting Ireland’s data centre growth

Interxion’s DUB3 data centre has been designed using energy-saving, modular architecture. At the heart of the design was the need to guarantee service delivery...

DigiPlex helps heat Oslo homes

DigiPlex, a data centre provider based in Norway, and district heating supplier Fortum Oslo Varme, have signed a letter of intent on the recovery...

Powerstar invests in ‘Innovation Laboratory’

Powerstar, a manufacturer of smart energy solutions, has invested half a million pounds in a purpose-built ‘Innovation Laboratory’ situated at the company’s head office...