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Energy saving initiatives for cooling in data centres
In January 2021, Europe’s leading cloud and data centre operators signed the Climate Neutral Data Centre Pact, a self-regulatory initiative to become climate neutral by 2030. According to recent studies, free cooling methods may be effective in achieving significant energy savings goals.
Data centres are large capacity facilities whose primary function is to house information technology (IT) equipment (i.e. computer servers) and offer data services. [1, 2] Data centres are currently responsible for about 2% ...