Hintemann, R. (2020). Data centers 2018. Efficiency gains are not enough: Data center energy consumption continues to rise significantly. Berlin: Borderstep Institute.
In 2018, the power requirements of data centers in Germany will again increase significantly. Compared with the previous year, the demand for electrical energy by servers and data centers increased by 6% to 14 billion kWh. This is the result of a recent study by the Borderstep Institute on the development of the energy requirements of data centers in Germany.Download