Energy is a fundamental component of the services we deliver to our customers. We are committed to managing our resources responsibly now and into the future and are constantly innovating to improve the way we design and operate our data centres. This means we are always looking for new ways to optimise energy efficiency, reduce carbon emissions and cut waste.
Responsible Approach to Energy
As a leader in the European data centre industry, we strive to set an example of environmental responsibility. In addition to innovations in engineering and diligent operations for maximising energy efficiency, Interxion supports and consumes energy from sustainable and low carbon sources to the greatest practical extent in our markets of operation.
90% of our power comes from sustainable sources, including water, solar and wind.
The Energy Strategy Group
Our internal Energy Strategy Group id dedicated to developing, implementing and governing the energy strategy for Interxion. With participation and support from senior management, the group’s areas of focus include
- Intelligent energy buying
- Continually improving our energy efficiency and Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE)
- Establishing the value of energy as a core service to our customers
Green Awards, Accreditations and Memberships
To share our sustainability expertise more widely, we are co-founders of the EMEA Chapter of the Uptime Institute. We sit on the Tech Committee and the Advisory Council of The Green Grid, the leading energy-efficiency and sustainability association for the data centre industry, as well as the EC Joint Research Centre on Sustainability. We’ve also won Green IT’s award for IT Operator of the year.