Harmonizing the PUE Metric

While singing in the green choir, apparently not everyone has been singing from the same page of the power usage efficiency (PUE) hymnal. A global task force was formed two years ago to deal with the apparent lack of harmony. The result, "Harmonizing Global Metrics for Data Center Energy Efficiency," is a 12-page document from The Green Grid that should have the U.S., the European Union and Japan presumably all singing together on key. 

The key organizations involved in the task force are: the U.S. Department of Energy’s Save Energy Now and Federal Energy Management Programs; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR Program; European Commission Joint Research Center Data Centers Code of Conduct; Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry; Japan’s Green IT Promotion Council; and, of course, The Green Grid.

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