Hungry for data, starving the world

A presentation at Private event by Chloe Sharp

This may blow your mind, are you ready?

Photos uploaded onto facebook, cryptocurrency through blockchain and posts on Instagram all have a carbon footprint.

That’s because data is not intangible and is stored in data centres.

Data centres are growing and are hungry for energy, being cooled down and land use.

This presentation raises awareness of how data impacts the environment.