Google plans to become carbon neutral at the same time promote green energy by entering into a 20-year agreement to buy power from an Iowa wind farm. The farm, part of NextEra Energy Resources in Story and Hardin counties, will sell Google 114 megawatts of renewable power. Google says that the energy it will buy is enough to power several of its data centers.
Energy management specialist Schneider Electric has launched InfraStruxure for Small IT, the company’s first physical IT infrastructure offering, which integrates power, cooling, racks, security and management components plus services.
The platform can be used for new “greenfield” or existing “brownfield” data centers and uses a modular architecture for scalability.
I'm currently doing a project for wind and solar hybrid controller. For the wind part, I have a wind turbine which gives a power of 1.5kW, output AC voltage of 220V. After the output voltage is rectified, the voltage have to be stepped down to 12V to enter the battery storage systems. May I know if there are any step down converter suitable for such high power and voltage?
Internet companies represent the world’s fastest-growing markets and they cover the global economy. Every market imaginable is affected by Internet companies. They are cloud-centric by nature and come in various forms.
Back in June, I wrote about a startup called FastPay, which offers credit lines to digital media companies. At the time, CEO and founder Jed Simon pitched the service as an alternative to venture capital.