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Sustainability Index for Cloud Infrastructure and Datacenter Providers Vendor Profile: Google


Zuzana Kovacova
Elisabeth Clemmons
, Marta Muñoz Méndez-Villamil
Table of Contents

IDC Opinion

In This Vendor Profile

Situation Overview

IDC's Technology for Sustainability and Social Impact Index Framework

Figure: IDC's Sustainability Framework — the Three Pillars

Tech Vendor Performance

Technology as an Enabler


Company Overview

Google Sustainability Strategy

Figure: Google's Sustainability Performance Against IDC's Sustainability Framework

Google's Overall Performance Against IDC's TSSI Index

Pillar One: Technology Vendor Performance


Social Sustainability

Supply Chain for Company Operations

Operational Sustainability

Environmental Sustainability

Pillar Two: Technology as an Enabler


Energy Sources for Datacenters

Datacenter Energy Efficiency

Sustainable Ecosystem & Services

Pillar Three: Tech4Good

Donations and Volunteering

Good for Local Communities

Solutions for Good

Future Outlook

Energy Efficiency Performance of Cloud Delivery

Sustainability-Related Priorities

The Business Opportunity of Sustainability

Essential Guidance

Advice for Google

Explore Collaboration with Providers of Carbon Accounting Capabilities

Keep Leveraging the Group Ecosystem to Drive Innovation

Learn More

Related Research


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