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How Google gets the most from its green building strategy

Editor's Note: In the runup to the VERGE DC conference , Anthony Ravitz, leader of Google's Real Estate and Workplace Services Green Team, talks about what's at the heart of his company's strategy for buildings and campuses. Much has been written about Google and its millions upon millions in investment in renewable energy . But until recently, the public seldom got a peek into the inner workings of the Silicon Valley juggernaut and its own energy practices. That changed last fall when the company lifted the veil on its energy consumption , efforts to make that more efficient and other work to reduce the environmental impacts of operations. In addition to releasing a white paper on data center energy efficiency , the company launched its Google Green site , which provides a broad view of the firm's overall footprint . Included is a look at what the company is doing at its ...

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