The Home Depot

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The Home Depot is the second largest retailer in the United States with 2,266 stores. Online retail, Omni channel retail and data management are some of their largest initiatives, creating a need for more data and larger operating systems. Their goal is to increase the amount of systems and reduce the energy needed to run them.

As a Better Buildings Challenge Partner, The Home Depot has committed to reduce energy use in two of their data centers by 20% by 2024. They plan to meet their goal by measures including improved cooling strategies and improved layout of equipment in both data centers to reduce energy required to their cooling infrastructure.