Reply to post: Re: that in a few years cloud services could be using about 6% of global electricity production

AWS cooks up Extensions API for Lambda serverless platform: Useful for monitoring, alerting

Alan_Peery

Re: that in a few years cloud services could be using about 6% of global electricity production

To some degree -- but if it's too centralized you have too much waste heat from cooling for it to be applied to something useful. In Stockholm the heat from at least one DC is used for district heating of business and housing, and this is an under-utilized synergy,.

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