Recommendation : 1. Reduce the impact of hosting
Does the water used come from the drinking water supply ?
Is the water supply source verified?
There is no unnecessary water treatment required to cool the data center. Consequently, the use of drinking water is unnecessary.
Technical documentation tracks water sources
Operational issues related to the project
Rule for assessing the level of compliance of the criterion
Formalized = 100 ; Planned = 75 ; Identified = 50 ; Ignored = 0 / 100
15 other criteria related to the recommendation: Reduce the impact of hosting
Is the waste from the data center recovered or recycled ?
Is PUE (Power Usage Effectivness) available ?
Does cooling affect groundwater ?
Does the location of the data center affect the ecosystem nearby ?
Is the quality of the water degraded by its use in the data center ?
Is the data center causing noise pollution ?
Is any of the produced indirect energy (heat) reused ?
Is the building LEED / BDM certified or equivalent ?
Is the cooling optimized based on accurate temperature analysis ?
How and on what criteria is cooling optimized ?
Does the data center infrastructure take cooling constraints into account ?
Are the server power supplies efficient ?
Is the occupancy rate of the datacenter rooms optimized to improve the energy balance ?
Is WUE (Water Usage Effectivness) available ?
Does the provider subscribe to best practives for datacenters ?