Air cooled data centres are hot! • The Register

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/04/12/air_cooling_data_centre/

I now know a whole lot more about Air Cooling data centres than I ever have. But the bit that fascinated me was learning that the data centres in the US already consume 1.5% of that nations entire power diet. That’s amazing and makes me wonder what further proportion is used just by the millions of PCs they’re also using. Obviously the figures for the US carry across for the rest of us so perhaps we should all be looking for ways to reduce the load…

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About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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