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How Clean is Your Cloud? - Apple responds

Posted by Gary Cook — 18 April 2012 at 10:33am - Comments
Internet devices store and access data in the cloud which is powered by fossil f
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Internet devices store and access data in the cloud which is powered by fossil fuels

Our new report “How Clean is Your Cloud” is out today – to show that the massive increase in Internet use is mainly being powered by dirty energy. Apple, Amazon and Microsoft all score badly in the report for relying on dirty coal and dangerous nuclear power for their data centers.

Victory! Facebook becomes friends with renewable energy

Posted by Eoin D — 15 December 2011 at 3:01pm - Comments

After nearly two years of mobilising, agitating and negotiating to green Facebook, the internet giant has today announced its goal to run on clean, renewable energy. More than 700,000 people from all over the world joined to make this possible! Facebook's message to energy producers is clear: invest now in renewable energy, and move away from coal power.

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