Progress Toward Goal
Reduce the electricity consumption of our company relative to data growth on our network by 16 percent as compared with year 2009.
We exceeded this goal and used 415 kWh per terabyte of data carried on our network, which is a 16.6 percent decrease from 2009.
Reduce the electricity consumption of our company relative to data growth on our network by 17 percent as compared with year 2010.
NEW: Renewable energy - Expand by a minimum of 5mW of additional installations.
NEW: 100% of all Corporate Real Estate management employees will have energy goals in their annual performance review scorecards linked to building managers’ performance.
NEW: Launch initiatives to reduce energy consumption equivalent to an annualized $40 million when fully implemented. Specific commitments include:
Optimize energy usage in AT&T Labs by eliminating/consolidating laboratory equipment – saving 3 percent kW/year
Improve power efficiency by 17 percent as computing hardware is increased by 20 percent in data centers that support internal
Continue data center best practices in energy optimization, resulting in an annual power reduction of 1.8m kilowatt hours.