When you are hosting with iPage, you can tell the world that your site is 100% environmental friendly as your hosting operations are completely powered by wind energy.
iPage Green Hosting
iPage is a green leader in the hosting industry. The web host has reduced the carbon emissions of its operations (including both data centers and offices) by purchasing Renewable Energy Certificates (credits), which are then used to generate wind energy – which can be translated to planting 2,390 acres of trees or removing 510 cars from the road annually.
Besides helping our earth by reducing your carbon footprint, iPage’s green hosting is also a great way to launch a green market campaign. For quick start, you can check out the Green Badges (samples are shown above) supplied at iPage website.
More quick facts about green hosting
By the way, do you know the hosting industry could be as polluting as the airline industry in year 2020? SERIOUSLY! According to UK Amenworld’s recent study of over 3,500 web servers, web hosting company needlessly consumes 1,000 kWh per server on average, producing more than 630kg of CO2 gasses every year. The figures are certainly shocking and what’s more scary is that the numbers are increasing in a rapid speed.
I know it’s hard to believe hosting websites on the Internet can cause such damage to our earth but it is the truth. This is why picking a green hosting provider like iPage is important!