US Green DC Market Expected to Reach $13.81 Billion

(Ping! Zine) – A recent report released by EL Insights is projecting the U.S. green data center market  to reach $13.81 billion by 2015. This growth would represent a 29% increase (CAGR) from the current $3.82 billion market of today.

The report also finds that government spending on green data centers will reach $2.05 billion by 2015, accounting for a near 15% of the green data center market.

In addition, EL Insights finds that U.S. Government expenditures on green data centers will reach $0.86 billion in 2010 and increase to $2.05 billion in 2015, accounting for 14.9% of the green data center market in the U.S.

The EL Insights also predicts a regulation increase for energy monitoring in U.S. data centers. The report claims this,”will put pressure on green data center vendors to develop products tailored to the public sector and encourage established government contractors to increase their service offerings to include green data center advisory services.”