Environmental sustainability of data centres: A need for a multi-impact and life cycle approach

Alexis Laurent, Mirko Dal Maso, Xiao Wang, Xianli Zhu, Gabriela Prata Dias

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Abstract

This issue brief uses examples to showcase the substantial environmental impacts of data centres stemming from other life cycle stages than their operations and calls for the use of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) to assess and address such impacts.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2020

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