16 Dec '11, 4pm

Do you ‘Like’ this? @Facebook and @Greenpeace will collaborate on clean energy

Do you ‘Like’ this? @Facebook and @Greenpeace will collaborate on clean energy

Facebook and Greenpeace have decided to bury the hatchet and become friends. It’s the end of a two-year feud that led Greenpeace to openly and frequently criticize the social networking giant for using “dirty” energy to power its data centers. The two organizations today announced an agreement to collaborate on future efforts to power data centers with clean and renewable energy. It all started in January 2010, when Facebook announced it was breaking ground on a new data center in Prineville, Ore. The area’s cool climate and inexpensive energy would lower Facebook’s electricity costs. But there was a hitch: the energy for that data center, delivered by PacifiCorp, would come mostly from coal. “Facebook should be run on 100 percent renewable energy ,” Greenpeace said in March 2010. “Facebook should change the terms of its power purchase agreement with PacifiCorp so that it ...

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