Wind Power to Make Dublin Datacenter Greener

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Wind Power to Make Dublin Datacenter Greener

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In 2009, we posted here about Microsoft’s innovative and efficient Dublin, Ireland datacenter, which was built to deliver Online, Live and Cloud Services to customers throughout the world.


Dublin datacenter won the European Commission’s Best Practice Award

The Dublin facility embodies our commitment to apply the power of software and information technology to supporting environmental sustainability; the 300,000+ square foot datacenter is 50% more efficient than traditional data centers that were built 5-6 years prior. In the future, the environmental impact of that facility will be even further reduced thanks to a new agreement by Microsoft to purchase renewable wind power from a Dublin energy provider for the datacenter. Click here to learn more.

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