Sun win's InfoWorld's “Green 15” award
By chhandomay on Apr 23, 2008
of InfoWorld's top "Green 15" companies in the publication's first
annual competition. The article praises Sun for its dedication to
innovation with respect to power capacity and energy efficiency.
According to the article, "Thanks to a massive datacenter consolidation, hardware refresh, and creative, energy-efficient facility design, Sun has reduced power capacity demand by 75 percent at its Santa Clara, Calif., datacenter alone, saving $1.1 million per year in energy costs, while increasing its datacenter processing power more than four times. Overall, Sun estimates that its consolidation efforts will save 4,100 tons of CO2 per year and cut 1 percent from its total carbon footprint."