The environmental situation in the US is not doom-and-gloom; in fact, it’s probably never been better. The US EIA reported in October 2018 that US CO2 emissions from the utility sector in 2017 were the lowest since 1987, a staggering 30 year roll-back. Technological innovations are providing lower cost, cleaner energy. The best news is that harmful emissions such as sulfur dioxide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, and particulates are decreasing at even faster rates.
By 2022, global IP traffic will reach 396 exabytes per month, up from 122 EB per month in 2017. To put that in perspective, 5 EB is equal to all the words ever spoken by human beings. 1 EB = 1 billion GB. Is it time to upgrade your data center with immersion cooling?