02 Apr '11, 5am

Facebook set to counter criticism about dirty energy: Press conference could unveil 'green' Facebook initiative....

Facebook set to counter criticism about dirty energy: Press conference could unveil 'green' Facebook initiative....

and Facebook use a LOT of energy to run their servers, which are capable of routing millions of bits of data per second. Back in the 2000’s, Google came under attack for its monster-sized server farms, and they subsequently rolled out a series of green initiatives – a renewable energy plan coined RE<C (renewable energy less than coal), a new solar -powered IT center, major energy efficiency measures, a white paper on how the U.S. could get to 100% renewables, and a corporate sustainability website that has been tracking the company’s progress.

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