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SDEA Label

This new and unique label creates transparency about energy efficiency and the end-to-end climate impact of datacenters. With metrics and ratings that award the best in class in datacenter technologies, this label contributes to a sustainable datacenter network. 

The Label

A new and unique label to certify datacenter energy efficiency and emissions.

Why we need it

Datacenters (DCs) are a digital economy’s physical core infrastructure providing IT services centered around data ...

How it works

The label rates a DC’s efficiency and climate impact. It captures efficiency in an end-to-end manner ...

How to apply

To benefit from the SDEA baseline or premium labels, the applicant must prove that their datacenter fulfills the labeling criteria ...

Certification is live !

We are ready to start certification. Visit the new certification page to find out more on how to get started.

Press quotes

“We welcome projects such as the Swiss Data Center Efficiency Label, which can help to lessen the negative climate impact of one of the digital backbones of our society.”

 Benoît Revaz, Swiss Federal Office of Energy

HPE Press Release, January 23, 2020

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