ITU-T - SERIES L SUPP 55
Environmental efficiency and impacts on United Nations Sustainable Development Goals of data centres and cloud computing
|Publication Date:||1 October 2022|
This Supplement adopts a multi-impact and life cycle perspective and addresses the following aspects of data centres (DCs) and cloud computing:
• an overview of environmental and energy impacts of DCs and cloud computing taking a life cycle approach;
• an overview of socio-economic impacts;
• a mapping of related sustainability and energy indicators and standards;
• an overview of links to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).