How green is a given data center, really? A new report by Cirrus Nexus found the answer can vary significantly based on factors like time of day or season. Here's what to consider when evaluating data center sustainability options.
Training a single AI model can gobble up more electricity than 100 US homes use in an entire year. But with the such fast growth and limited transparency, no one knows exactly how much electricity and emissions can be attributed to the AI sector.
Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon and Apple are investing in efforts to 'reduce greenhouse gas emissions … and to at least match electricity consumption with renewable energy,' says Omdia's Dr. Moises Levy.