Norway’s market leading data center provider, Green Mountain, today announced that it has signed on as a supporter of the Corporate Colocation and Cloud Buyers` Principles. By supporting the principles, Green Mountain commits to the mission of BSR’s Future of Internet Power initiative, to power the internet with 100% renewable energy. The principles, which in total amount to six, include options, data, incentives, collaboration, disclosure and advocacy. Other companies that have signed to the principles include CA Technologies, Facebook, LinkedIn, Salesforce, VMware, Akamai, Adobe, Oracle, Yahoo, eBay and others.
Green Mountain is a leading green wholesale co-location datacenter provider. The Company was founded on the ability to deliver 100% renewable energy and free cooling by leveraging the natural ambient conditions of the facilities, to provide ultra-efficient operation.
– By this commitment Green Mountain demonstrates our leadership in sustainability within the fast growing, power intensive, data center industry. We are excited to be recognized as a supporter of Future of Internet Power and the greater BSR network, comprised of more than 250 member companies and partners to build a sustainable world and reach our renewable goals, says Petter M. Tømmeraas, CSO and Svein Atle Hagaseth, Sales Director North America in Green Mountain.
– As the first co-location provider, Green Mountain provide 100% real-time transparency and disclosure of all key parameters of delivery, including power usage, carbon footprint, temperatures, power cost to visualize usage and incentivize continuous improvement, says Knut Molaug, CEO Green Mountain. We support and promote the BSR principles to all of our clients, partners and employees. We are committed to 100% clean and renewable energy in our efforts to remain the greenest data center in the world. Signing the six principles is a natural extension of our efforts and solidifies Green Mountain`s position as a global data center leader in datacenter sustainability. For more information about the Corporate Colocation and Cloud Buyers` Principles please click here
In the picture from the left:
Petter M. Tømmeraas, CSO Green Mountain
Svein Atle Hagaseth, SVP Green Mountain
Kelly A. Gallo, Manager BSR
Knut Molaug, CEO Green Mountain