Microsoft, HP and Helsingen Energia were the winners of the major categories at the Green Enterprise IT (GEIT) Awards
presented yesterday by The Uptime Institute at its annual symposium in New York. The awards program, which is in its third year, is designed to recognize notable energy efficiency projects. See our photo feature 
for the full list of winners.
was the winner in the “Audacious Idea” category for its IT PACS 
(Pre-Assembled Components) and their role in the company’s Generation 4 data center design 
received the Data Center Design award for its innovative approach to free cooling in its Wynyard data center 
on the shore of the North Sea in the UK.
was cited for innovation Beyond the Data Center for its underground data center beneath a Helsinki cathedral, which will reuse server waste heat in a district heating system.
was honored for Facilities Innovation for a project to improve the chiller and pumping systems controls in its NJ2 data center in Secaucus, NJ.
Other winners included Raritan, Verizon Wireless, Itau Unibanco S.A. and the U.S. House of Representatives. See our photo feature 
for pictures of all the winning teams.
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 photo feature: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/green-enterprise-it-awards/
 IT PACS: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2010/03/04/microsoft-all-in-on-container-powered-cloud/
 data center design: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2010/03/03/microsofts-timmons-challenge-everything/
 Wynyard data center: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/inside-hps-green-north-sea-data-center/
 Rich Miller: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/author/richm/
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