Interxion Reduces Data Center CO2 Emissions by 94%

July 6, 2011 by · Comments Off on Interxion Reduces Data Center CO2 Emissions by 94% 

Hosting ServicesZURICH – INTERXION HOLDING NV, (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that its Swiss data centre has taken another step forward in reducing its carbon footprint by signing up to 100% green energy.

Since January 2011, Interxion Switzerland has been using the energy product “Aquastrom”. Aquastrom means hydroelectricity and is supplied by local energy provider Energie Opfikon AG. The “Aquastrom” product sources its energy purely from hydroelectric power, which is produced using naturally flowing water, rather than originating from pumped-storage plants – this is backed up by the energy producer’s proof of origin and is checked on a regular basis by independent auditors. Read more