08 Feb '12, 5am

Greenpeace Puts Google, Cisco, Fujitsu at Top of Green IT Rankings

Greenpeace Puts Google, Cisco, Fujitsu at Top of Green IT Rankings

Greenpeace today released the latest version of its Cool IT Leaderboard , tracking progress among 21 IT companies in embracing green energy for their own operations as well as advocating for policies that promote clean energy use worldwide. Google came out on top of the rankings this year, scoring 53 points out of a total 100. Cisco moved from first to second with a score of 49, and Ericsson and Fujitsu tied for third place with 48 points earned. Overall, the latest rankings show a steep decline from the fourth round of scores, which were published in December 2010 , during the Cancun climate talks. Cisco led the prior round's pack with a score of 70, while Google held down fourth place with a score of 47. The decline in overall scores reflects what Greenpeace calls a lack of steady progress in the greening of IT, even as demand for IT services, particularly in cloud compu...

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