New thinking about reliable and efficient data center power
Mike MatteraDirector of Corporate Sustainability, Akamai Technologies, Inc
Mike Mattera is the Director of Corporate Sustainability at Akamai Technologies and leading the company's best-in-class sustainability initiatives. Mike and his team have advised on everything from maximizing server efficiency and ensuring proper disposal of electronic waste to increasing use of renewable energy, especially in the company's leased-data center locations where most of the company’s impact lies. Akamai is also participating in innovative green power procurement methods like renewable energy passthroughs and Buyer Organized Aggregated VPPAs. Akamai has a 2020 goal to reduce Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions below 2015 levels by sourcing renewable energy for 50% of global network operations. The company has a second goal to reduce network energy and scope 2 GHG intensity per unit of traffic per year by 30%.
Past Event Sessions
- DCD>Energy Smart VIRTUAL
- DCD>Building the Edge - North America 2022 | Stream on-demand
- Connect | New York 2022
Conference Session Akamai Case Study: Carbon accounting and renewables procurement in practice
Conference Session DCD>Debate: Does the data center industry have a "greenwashing" problem?