Category Archives: Sustainability

IO’s Commitment to Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles

At IO, we have a deep and enduring commitment to data center sustainability and providing renewable energy to our customers. But it’s not just nice words in a corporate report for us. It’s about putting our words into action. And just as we’re wholly committed to meeting our customers’ data center needs—not by saying what […]

IO Receives 2015 Environmental Quality Award

In New Jersey, municipalities and businesses are working hard to restore the health of the environment. Seventy-five percent of the cities and towns across the state have signed up to be part of the “Sustainable Jersey” program, promising to identify best practices and establish green initiatives. Many businesses are leading by example.

4 Ways to Maximize Data Center Efficiency

Environmental sustainability matters. For proof, look no further than this: 59% of the Fortune 100 and nearly two-thirds of the Global 100 have set greenhouse gas emissions reduction commitments, renewable energy commitments or both, according to a report by David Gardiner & Associates. But it’s not just about the environment; it’s about the bottom line, too. […]

Data Center Water Use: A Broader Conversation

IO Group Leader of Sustainability Patrick Flynn responds to questions and comments surrounding the Wall Street Journal article “Data Centers and Hidden Water Use.” He explains why we need a broader conversation around water efficiency, and how IO is reducing water use by reducing energy use.