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Iceland data centre kicks off with two customers

Iceland data centre kicks off with two customers

Verne Global, the company that is building a wholesale data centre in Iceland has announced its first two customers – at least ones that are willing to go public. The company announced that CCP Games and GreenQloud have now decided to host at least some of their infrastructure in its facility in Keflavik, Iceland. CCP […]

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Google’s environmental performance and the CO2 we all spend on web searches

Google’s environmental performance and the CO2 we all spend on web searches

In the same week Google revealed the environmental profile of its Gmail service, the search engine giant also released details of its overall corporate environmental performance the year 2010. According to Google, it recorded a total of 1,457,982 metric tons of CO2 equivalent for the year 2010. This includes 11,126 metric tons of CO2e for […]

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Vodafone Essar’s green efforts cut CO2 footprint by 6.3% in FY2011

Vodafone Essar’s green efforts cut CO2 footprint by 6.3% in FY2011

Indian mobile operator Vodafone Essar has released some interesting stats on its environmental performance for 2010-2011. In its report, Footprints 2010-11, the operator detailed the CO2 savings of a number of different green initiatives across its infrastructure, including optimised network operations, the use of diesel/battery hybrid sites, and green IT programs such as turning off […]

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Energy efficiency project saves Warid Telecom up to 60% in power costs

The GSMA and Warid Telecom in Pakistan have completed an energy efficiency project that has resulted in energy cost savings of up to 60% on the operator’s networks. The project, implemented by systems integrator Cascadiant, was conducted on ten cell sites across various geographies in Pakistan, and the technical solutions were trialled on four cell […]

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Indian telecoms regulator want ADB funding for green nets

India’s Department of Telecom is reportedly eying funding from the Asian Development Bank to help the country’s cash-strapped telcos meet its mandated green energy goals. The Times of India reported that the DoT plans to seek out the ADB for long-term soft loans for telcos, who were asked by the Department to migrate 50% of […]

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Telcos reluctant to go green – Times Of India

India’s telecoms industry is still slow to go green despite regulatory requirements, according to this report in the Times of India. Indian telcos say they can’t meet government green targets because they can’t afford to put in huge investment in alternative energy sources. The government say that their targets are quite liberal. According to the […]

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Energy efficiency project saves Warid Telecom up to 60% in power costs

The GSMA and Warid Telecom in Pakistan have completed an energy efficiency project that has resulted in energy cost savings of up to 60% on the operator’s networks. The project, implemented by systems integrator Cascadiant, was conducted on ten cell sites across various geographies in Pakistan, and the technical solutions were trialled on four cell […]

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Indian telecoms regulator want ADB funding for green nets

India’s Department of Telecom is reportedly eying funding from the Asian Development Bank to help the country’s cash-strapped telcos meet its mandated green energy goals. The Times of India reported that the DoT plans to seek out the ADB for long-term soft loans for telcos, who were asked by the Department to migrate 50% of […]

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Telcos reluctant to go green – Times Of India

India’s telecoms industry is still slow to go green despite regulatory requirements, according to this report in the Times of India. Indian telcos say they can’t meet government green targets because they can’t afford to put in huge investment in alternative energy sources. The government say that their targets are quite liberal. According to the […]

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Green ICT

Telcos reluctant to go green – Times Of India

India’s telecoms industry is still slow to go green despite regulatory requirements, according to this report in the Times of India. Indian telcos say they can’t meet government green targets because they can’t afford to put in huge investment in alternative energy sources. The government say that their targets are quite liberal. According to the […]

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Cisco completes acquisition of JouleX

Cisco  announced it has brought privately-held JouleX, a provider of enterprise IT energy management solutions for network-attached and data centre assets. According to Cisco, JouleX complements its existing services portfolio by using the capabilities of the network to gain visibility into and control energy usage across global IT environments. JouleX’s energy management solution, together with […]

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Cisco to develop ICT master plan for Kazan smart city project

Cisco to develop ICT master plan for Kazan smart city project

Cisco has signed a MoU with the Development Corporation of the Republic of Tatarstan JSC for the development of an ICT master plan for the innovative Kazan Smart City, the capital of Tatarstan, one of the leading republics of the Russian Federation in the Volga Federal District. The deal was signed following a meeting between […]

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Indian telecoms regulator want ADB funding for green nets

India’s Department of Telecom is reportedly eying funding from the Asian Development Bank to help the country’s cash-strapped telcos meet its mandated green energy goals. The Times of India reported that the DoT plans to seek out the ADB for long-term soft loans for telcos, who were asked by the Department to migrate 50% of […]

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We might be facing doom in 30 years – IPCC report

The world might have to face catastrophic climate change threats in 30 years because global warming would have risen the Earth’s temperature by more than 2 degrees Celsius compared to pre-industrial levels, according to a new report by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. The report says that to keep global temperatures within the […]

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Telcos reluctant to go green – Times Of India

India’s telecoms industry is still slow to go green despite regulatory requirements, according to this report in the Times of India. Indian telcos say they can’t meet government green targets because they can’t afford to put in huge investment in alternative energy sources. The government say that their targets are quite liberal. According to the […]

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