The data centre industry today, is no longer just about connectivity, space, power & cooling. It’s also about maximizing productivity & output by managing the utilization of scarce natural resources, in order to reduce our carbon footprint. AWAN Data Centre is leading the efforts to go green by utilizing the state-of-the-art technologies & processes, to reduce the use of natural resources and to ensure that we minimize our carbon footprint. We take responsibility in maximising energy efficiency of our facility with minimal environmental impact.
AWAN Data Centre’s “Go Green” efforts will focus on -
- Minimising the depletion of natural resources
- Minimising our carbon footprint
- Use of low-emission or GREENer building materials
- Sustainable landscaping
- Recycling of resources
AWAN Data Centre has just been awarded the Green Mark (Gold) for New Data Centres category, by BCA-iDA (Building Control Authority; Infocomm Development Authority), on 10 March 2014.
The BCA-iDA Green Mark for Data Centres scheme comprises of a dedicated green building rating system for Data Centres (DCs) that is designed to encourage the adoption of energy efficient design, operation and management of data centres. Besides AWAN Data Centre, there are only 4 other Singapore DCs that have been successfully certified under the BCA-iDA Green Mark scheme.