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SDEA Label

This new and unique label creates transparency about the energy efficiency and end-to-end climate impact of datacenters. With metrics and ratings that award the best in class in datacenter technologies, this label promotes sustainability for the backbone of a digital economy

The Label

A new and unique label to certify energy-efficient datacenters.

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 ...

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We are hosting several live online information sessions in August and September to present key facts and answer any questions. Sign up now !

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


Interested in being certified?

We are still finalizing the certification process. We plan to launch by the end of 2020. Until then, please get in touch so we can send you some documentation and get you in touch with a member of our team.

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