DeepMind AI Proves Efficient in Managing Data Center Power

Google uses DeepMind AI to cut data center energy bills The Verge, July 21, 2016 The amount of energy consumed by big data centers has always been a headache for tech companies. Keeping the servers cool as they crunch numbers is such a challenge that Facebook even built one of its facilities on the edge of … Read more

Alabama Coal Plant Will Be a 100% Renewable Google Data Center

Supreme Court Decision Unlikely to Stall the Shift Away from Coal Plants MIT Technology Review, June 29, 2015. Image credit: HebiPics Federal regulation aside, the decline of coal-fired power is being driven by market forces: more than 90 percent of these plants are older than 20 years; many are much older. The shale gas revolution has … Read more