The purpose of the Green IT Council is as follows:
- Educate: To educate IT professionals, managers, and government on the need for and advantages of eco-friendly technology.
- Standardize: The council works with leading experts to determine a standard for Eco-friendly technology, and its true environmental impact.
- Promote: Recognize and award companies showing a forward thinking view of technology and its environmental impact.
“I am proud to be selected for the Board of Advisors of the Green IT Council. Degree Controls is actively involved in Green computing and consider energy efficiency and sustainability key core competencies in our data center cooling solutions. In fact, the AdaptivCOOL division was awarded the Green IT Award for Savings in IT-related Energy Consumption by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) through its business partner, Yamatake Corp.” said Nair.