15 Dec '11, 4pm

Facebook & Greenpeace Join to Ramp Up Renewable Energy

Facebook & Greenpeace Join to Ramp Up Renewable Energy

Great News! Facebook, which reached over 750 million users in July, has started a partnership with Greenpeace to push renewable energy forward in its own operations, among its vast community and throughout the IT and utility industries. Facebook announced today that its goal is to power its operations, including its enormous data centers, with renewables and encourage other IT companies to do the same. They will also encourage major utilities to develop renewable energy plants and create ways to for Facebook's users to save energy and engage their communities in transitioning to clean energy. "Facebook looks forward to a day when our primary energy sources are renewable, and we are working with Greenpeace and others to help bring that day closer," says Marcy Scott Lynn of Facebook's sustainability program. "As an important step, our data center siting policy now states a p...

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