18 Aug '11, 2pm

GE Achieves Rare LEED-Platinum Rating for New Data Center

GE Achieves Rare LEED-Platinum Rating for New Data Center

General Electric lifted the curtain this morning on a $48-million project to make the data center serving its global appliances and lighting business leaner, greener and more capable of growth. GE held a media briefing at the new data center at headquarters for the appliance and lighting division in Louisville, Kentucky, today and I'll be talking to company executives by phone later. The facility is one of the few data centers in the world to achieve a LEED-Platinum rating from the U.S. Green Building Council . Just 6 percent of the more than billion square feet of LEED certified space worldwide has earned the USGBC's highest rating, and fewer than 10 data centers have been awarded platinum certification. Data centers, which house the heart and brain for a corporate computer system, are core to the operations of major businesses and present a big challenge to companies tha...

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