DALLAS – FEBRUARY 26, 2020 – Aligned Energy, a leading data center provider offering innovative, sustainable and adaptable colocation and build-to-scale solutions for cloud, enterprise, and managed service providers, announces its increased commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability by matching 100% of the IT loads across the Company’s data center portfolio with certified renewable energy. With its expanded sustainability program, Aligned continues its commitment to the Future of Internet Power’s (FOIP) Corporate Colocation and Cloud Buyers’ Principles and will provide written attestation to its customers in accordance with FOIP’s documentation requirements for supplier-procured renewable energy.
“Aligned is committed to powering our data center portfolio with renewable, clean energy and working with clients to achieve our shared carbon-reduction goals,” states Andrew Schaap, CEO of Aligned. “Our focus is to provide ultra-efficient, rapidly deployable and sustainable data center solutions that enable customers to scale easily and efficiently as their business grows, while supporting a clean energy future.”
Allowing customers to Expand on Demand sustainably, an essential element of Aligned’s adaptive data centers is its patented, award-winning cooling system, which features the company’s Delta³ ™ technology. The cooling system provides a hyper-scalable and ultra-efficient environment that dynamically adapts to customers’ IT loads and supports high, mixed and variable rack densities of 1-50kW in the same row. With an industry-leading Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE), Aligned’s cooling system delivers efficiency at any load, in any climate, and regardless of location. The system also requires up to 80% less energy and consumes up to 85% less water with the ability to run waterless.
Founded on the premise of solving the world’s toughest sustainability challenges associated with data center infrastructure, energy consumption and water usage, Aligned also employs a commitment to sustainable supply chain practices, data center design, construction and interior fit-out, as well as operations. Sustainability initiatives are driven by a cross-functional Sustainability Committee comprised of leadership from the Company’s Customer Experience, Design & Construction, Operations, Innovation and Technology, Finance, Audit and Compliance, and Branding divisions.
For more information about Aligned’s Sustainability Program, visit https://alignedev.wpengine.com/sustainability.
Aligned is an infrastructure technology company that offers adaptable colocation and build-to-scale solutions to cloud, enterprise, and managed service providers. Our intelligent infrastructure allows densification and vertical growth within the same footprint, enabling customers to scale up without disruption, all while maintaining industry-leading Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE). By reducing the energy, water and space needed to operate, our data center solutions, combined with our patented cooling technology, offer businesses a competitive advantage by improving sustainability, reliability and their bottom line. For more information, visit alignedev.wpengine.com/ and connect with us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.