Climate change is a worldwide problem with roots at a local level. In a recent article for Real Estate (RE) Journals, ESD Practice Leader for Commissioning and Energy+Eco Saagar Patel examines the building industry in the Midwest and its role in decarbonization. (Read about Patel’s article here.)
Annual water usage of data centers in the United States will reach 174 billion gallons in 2020, equivalent to the annual drinking water needs of over 600 million people.
Lucas Rae will discuss the importance of this finite resource during the panel “Building Corporate Water Strategy in a Water-Constrained World” during the Nalco Water Data Center Seminar on Thursday, May 2 in Naperville, Ill. He will join other industry leaders in covering subjects such as data center design for efficient water use, water safety and a corporate approach to water.