Greenpeace fingers YouTube, Netflix as threat to greener internet

[IDG] The next time you watch “House of Cards” on Netflix, think about the impact you might be having on the environment.As the Internet powers ever more services, from digital video to on-demand food delivery, energy use in data centers will rise. To reduce their impact on the environment, companies like Apple, Google and Facebook have taken big steps to power their operations with renewable energy sources like hydro, geothermal and solar.
http://www.computerworld.co.nz/article/574853/greenpeace-fingers-youtube-netflix-threat-greener-internet/
http://www.computerworld.com.au/article/574853/greenpeace-fingers-youtube-netflix-threat-greener-internet/Also see:2015 Click Clean Report
Greenpeace has been evaluating the energy demand of the Internet, and the energy choices made by individual Internet companies, since 2010.See the companies that host much of the Internet in their data centers, and whether they’re going green or not.
http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/clickclean/

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