Iceland runs on nearly 100 per cent renewable energy—which helps keep computer hardware cool; it also has a lot of experience in hosting data centres.
This article by Zach Marzouk, writing for ITPro, makes the following points:
- Iceland's technology sector is making full use of its natural energy supplies.
- These energy sources have boosted the technology industry, as it is cheaper and easier to cool system hardware.
- Keeping running systems cool is essential when running energy-intensive data centres.
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