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2014-04-17 08:23:29

New white paper reveals results of research conducted by global consortium's Utility Task Force PORTLAND, Ore., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With growth in the number and complexity of data centers, the amount of electricity they consumed globally increased 19 percent between 2011 and 2012(*). So, it makes sense that many electric utility companies ("utilities") are turning their attention to influencing the data center and information technology (IT) markets with financial...

2014-04-01 08:22:46

Leading industry consortium for energy efficient IT further diversifies representation PORTLAND, Ore., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a strategic initiative, The Green Grid(®) Association, the leading industry voice on data center and information technology (IT) resource efficiency, will increase the number of seats on its board of directors, the consortium's governing body. "While our metrics and best practices have benefited businesses across the globe in improving resource...

2014-03-14 16:21:46

Global taskforce formed to provide harmonized direction for key energy efficiency metrics concludes its work PORTLAND, Ore., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Data centers have become an increasingly important part of most business operations in the twenty-first century. Today, a global taskforce on data center efficiency announced agreement on standard approaches and reporting conventions for data center energy productivity (DCeP). (Photo:...

2014-01-21 20:23:19

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Green Grid(®) Association, the industry's leading voice for advancing data center and IT resource efficiency, together with ASHRAE, a global building society, have collaborated to create and publish a new resource on Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE), titled PUE((TM)): A Comprehensive Examination of the Metric. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140121/MN50010) "Data centers are complex systems for which power and...

2014-01-14 08:33:15

Government Engagement Committee working to build mutual understanding of resource efficiency challenges PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Green Grid(®) Association has launched a new global interest group that aims to help governments and the data center industry foster greater mutual understanding and collaborate to improve resource efficiency in the information technology industry. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140114/MN44688) Using The...

2013-11-15 12:28:19

Industry leaders will share collaboration initiatives on November 20, 2013 PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With a mission of driving resource-efficient computing, improving productivity and minimizing the environmental impact of data centers globally, The Green Grid will share its strategic priorities and collaborative initiatives at DataCenter Dynamics' (DCD) Converged London. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131115/MN17663) Now in its 12(th) year, this DCD...

2013-05-29 08:38:21

New Alliance Will Advance E-Waste Discussion and Help Organizations Across the World Identify Waste Streams and Understand Electronic Equipment Disposal at End of Life PORTLAND, Ore., May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Grid, the global authority on resource efficient information technology and data centers, today announced a new alliance with international think tank Solving the E-waste Problem (StEP) that will advance the "e-waste" discussion and foster solutions that help...

2013-03-05 12:24:07

Electronics Disposal Efficiency Metric Ensures Companies Can Responsibly Handle Electronics and Electrical Equipment at the End of its Useful Life SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Grid, the global authority on resource efficient information technology and data centers, has launched a new metric to help organizations measure how their electronic equipment is managed once it reaches end-of-current-use. The Electronics Disposal Efficiency (EDE) metric is the...

2013-02-14 12:22:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Grid, the global authority on resource efficient information technology and data centers, is pleased to announce the full event agenda and presentation topics for its Sixth Annual Forum and Members Meeting. The two-day event will feature sessions led by leading companies and organizations from around the globe, including eBay, EMC, the Environmental Protection Agency, Google, Microsoft and many more. The Green Grid Forum 2013 will be...

2013-01-09 12:21:49

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Grid, the global authority on resource efficient information technology and data centers, today announced the launch of a new white paper titled Evaluation of Eco Mode in Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems. The paper offers an extensive look into how Eco Mode can improve data center efficiency and overall Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE) when appropriately deployed, and makes recommendations regarding other power distribution equipment...