10 cleanest and greenest data centres in the world

Apple continued its "100 percent renewable energy" pledge for global data centres, but the firm is in good company


This week Apple revealed plans to create two data centres in Denmark and Ireland at a cost of 1.7bn euros (£1.25bn), running entirely on renewable energy.

With the technology industry responsible for a substantial portion of global emissions, the Cupertino-based firm is one of many keen to boost their ‘green’ credentials by ditching fossil fuels and creating more efficient infrastructure.

Here are 10 of the greenest data centres across the world…