11% of global energy consumption will be in data centers by 2030
Researcher from Huawei Technologies Sweden
According to Andre’s calculations, in the next decadedata centers can more than double their electricity needs. By 2030, computer consumption will account for 11% of global energy consumption. A significant part of this will come from the use of “clouds” for storing data from Internet users.
According to the expert, by 2040 the situation will become completely unacceptable.