1. Articles in category: Emissions

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    1. Microsoft sees huge potential in fuel cells

      Microsoft is touting the use of fuel cells to power data centers, arguing in a paper released Tuesday that its studies find it a technology with much potential. The paper, boldly titled "No more electrical infrastructure: Towards fuel cell powered data centers," investigates fuel cells as a centralized power source and as distributed power generation technology with fuel cells used at the rack or single server cabinet level. 

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    2. Push This Button to Serve Web Pages With Clean Electricity

      Push This Button to Serve Web Pages With Clean Electricity

      IBM has patented a way to cut the carbon emissions of cloud computing. By some estimates data centers now consume more than two percent of the United States’ electricity, and tech giants like Apple, Google and Microsoft have spent hundreds of millions of dollars greening up their operations by buying renewable energy as the economy increasingly moves into the cloud.

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    3. Microsoft Will Use Fuel Cells to Create Self-Powered Racks

      Microsoft Will Use Fuel Cells to Create Self-Powered Racks

      Microsoft says integrating fuel cells directly into data center racks can eliminate power distribution systems and even server-level power supplies, dramatically reducing energy loss. This approach builds on Microsoft's goal of creating “data plants ...

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    4. Microsoft Will Use Fuel Cells to Create Self-Powered Racks

      Microsoft Will Use Fuel Cells to Create Self-Powered Racks

      November 12, 2013 -- Microsoft wants to bring power generation inside the rack, and make data centers cheaper and greener in the process. The company says it will test racks with built-in fuel cells, a move that would eliminate the need for expensive power distribution systems seen in traditional data centers. Keep on reading: Microsoft Will Use Fuel Cells to Create Self-Powered Racks

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    5. Microsoft to buy Texas wind energy to power its San Antonio data center

      Microsoft to buy Texas wind energy to power its San Antonio data center

      Microsoft is buying clean energy to help power a data center for the first time. On Monday morning the tech giant announced that it has entered a deal to buy 110 MW of wind energy from a wind farm that will be located just outside of Forth Worth, Texas, and will be connected to the power grid that supplies power to Microsoft’s San Antonio datacenter.

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    6. Another high profile datacenter goes Bloom

      Another high profile datacenter goes Bloom

      After this summer’s announcement from eBay that its new datacenter was running on 100 percent fuel cell generated energy provided by equipment from Bloom Energy, it looked like the fuel cell business was really moving forward. The announcement Wednesday that financial services giant JP Morgan Chase was installing a pilot 500kW Bloom energy datacenter power system at its Delaware site, looks to further cement the acceptance of the fuel cell as a standard energy supply for datacenters.

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    7. JPMorgan an early East Coast client for Del. 'Bloom box' gas energy

      JPMorgan an early East Coast client for Del. 'Bloom box' gas energy

      JPMorgan, Chase & Co. says its Christiana, Del. data center will use 500 kW of Delaware-built Bloom Energy "fuel cells," which produce energy from natural gas, not by burning it, but through an "electrochemical reaction" that makes the cells eligible for green-energy tax breaks and government incentives. 

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