Green building certification to be created for data centers

03/20/2012 | Engineering News-Record

The U.S. Green Building Council has started to formulate green building certification standards for data centers as their number increases. The measures aim to reduce the data center's actual energy use and the energy it consumes for information technology activities. "We started to realize that there was this project type that was growing in the industry while not growing on our list of certified projects," said Corey Enck, director of LEED technical development from the U.S. Green Building Council.

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