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Google says it’ll be fully powered by renewable energy in 2017

by Tom Mendelsohn, arsTECHNICA

It’s not about maintaining a public image—“We are convinced this is good for business.”

Google has announced it will power its entire global operations using energy from renewable sources next year.

In a move that the search and advertising giant is hailing as “a huge milestone,” 100 percent of the 2600 megawatts or so that Google’s parent company Alphabet needs to power its data centers and offices around the world will be acquired by solar or wind energy. Continue reading Google says it’ll be fully powered by renewable energy in 2017