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China making push to reduce data center energy and water use.

The City of Beijing recently issued a ban on data centers with a power usage effictiveness (PUE) higher than 1.5.
China’s 1.37 billion people, many of them fully connected to the internet, use an enormous amount of energy. The Chinese government estimates that the country's data centers consume more energy than the total energy use of Hungary and Greece combined.

Last year, China’s Ministry of Industr...

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