Thursday, October 4, 2012

NYT article exposed what all of we know / el articulo del NYT expone a los CDs

Well it was just a matter of time, I mean New York Times  ( for exposing what all in the industry know quite well.

Energy efficiency is just a side priority when DC's operations is defined by the owners/operators; and it is understandable because the "tradition" says that confiability, redundancy goes OVER any other consideration when the Uptime is the challenge in the business.

 Now in the Congress  Energy/Commerce Commite ask for answers to EPA and DoE (see )

So what will happen?   

+. To force DC's operators, builders , designers to improve the Energy Efficiency performance?
+. To set a Carbon Tax -like UKs-?
+. To develop a marKeting / media war against the IT, BYoD, Cloud concepts?

As incumbents in this industry, What all of us should/ougth/must  do?

+ change our design, building operation paradigms?
+ include sustainability & EE. Concepts,  systems,  as fast as possible?
+ mantain our present "stand still" attitude?

I think we have to learn -quickly- to RE learn how to deal with our industry

Or what do you think?

Roberto sanchez, RCDD