Posts tagged: Apple Inc.

Top 6 Essential Smart Home Accessories

By: Dom Esposito There’s no denying that connected smart home accessories are on the rise. Apple’s HomeKit is slowly making an entrance into this space, but for the moment there are a wide variety of accessories available that can make your house a lot cooler. Today we’re taking a look at some of the essential options […]

Apple is building two solar power plants in China

By: Christian Zibreg In another environmentally friendly move, Apple and SunPower Corporation today announced a partnership that will result in two solar power plants, currently under construction in China, marking SunPower’s first international solar collaboration with the iPhone maker. Located in the ABA Region of China’s Sichuan Province, these power plants will initially provide a […]

Friday April 17th, 2015 in , , | 1 Comment »

Apple’s £1.25bn Europe data centres will run entirely on renewable energy

Tim Cook says Apple’s two data centres, in Ireland and Denmark, will be among the largest in the world and have most advanced green building designs Apple has announced £1.25bn plans to build two data centres in Europe powered entirely on renewable energy. Chief executive Tim Cook said the developments in Galway, Ireland and Jutland […]

Saturday February 28th, 2015 in , , , , | No Comments »

Apple to build $2B solar-powered “command center” data center at Arizona factory site

By: Katie Fehrenbacher The question of what Apple plans to do with its factory in Mesa, Arizona, which it was going to lease to now-bankrupt former partner and sapphire glass maker GT Advanced Technologies, is now answered. On Monday Apple and the Governor of Arizona, Doug Ducey, announced that the iPhone giant plans to spend […]

Tuesday February 10th, 2015 in , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Renewable Energy and the Colocation Provider

by Jason Verge Hyper-scale data center operators like Google, Amazon Web Services, and Apple have been very public about their renewable energy usage and commitments. It’s good for the environment and it makes people look upon them favorably. However, these operators contribute only a small fraction (think around 5 percent) of overall data center energy usage. […]

Thursday December 18th, 2014 in , , , , | No Comments »