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EdgeConneX Sustainability

The EdgeConneX Vision:
Customers ● People ● Planet

We are committed to our sustainability strategy, and we have made a lot of progress toward our goals in recent years. We also understand that we still have work to do to achieve our goal. In 2020 we launched our Customer, People, Planet strategy by implementing our holistic ESG sustainability policy.

This holistic ESG sustainability strategy leads to EdgeConneX goal in 2030 of becoming a carbon-, waste-, and water-neutral data center provider, developing and operating a data center platform powered by 100% renewable energy.

On this page you will find our annual Sustainability Reports, documentation of our Green Financing Framework, our Procurement Policies emphasizing sustainable solutions, our membership in sustainability-focused organizations, and more.

Sustainability Report

With year-over-year comparisons and updates on our progress toward our 2030 carbon-, waste-, and water-neutral targets, including key achievements, strategy, value creation, governance, outlook, and more.

 

Download 2022 Sustainability Report

24/7 Carbon-Free Energy Plan and Overview

Working in conjunction with Gridmatic, EdgeConneX initiated a multi-year, 24/7 CFE program, focused on carbon-free energy consumption that is measurable and trackable in near-real time. Learn more about the global 24/7 CFE initiative in our whitepaper.

Download White Paper

Green Finance Framework

EdgeConneX is pleased to publish our Green Finance Framework and accompanying Second-Party Opinion. EdgeConnex intends to allocate an amount equal to 100% of the green financing net proceeds to a portfolio of Eligible Green investments that meet the eligibility criteria set out in the framework. EdgeConnex also maps the project categories to the United Nations SDGs.

Green Finance Framework

Green Finance Framework Second Opinion

Sustainable Procurement Strategy

At EdgeConneX, we are committed to undergoing a sustainable transformation by 2030. As part of this strategy, we want to become a carbon neutral datacenter platform by 2030. For EdgeConneX, procurement of products, goods and services makes up a large part of our scope 3 emissions. This strategy document outlines the aims, scope, and guiding principles for our procurement policies and our expectations for partners and suppliers.

Sustainable Procurement Strategy

Sustainability Team Members

Steven
Sprokholt

Vice President, Program Management

Raj
Chudgar

Chief Power Officer

Phillip
Marangella

Chief Marketing & Product Officer

Haley
Willis

Environmental and Regulatory Engineer

Alex
Dymersky

Power and Sustainability Manager

Braden
Walden

Power and Sustainability Analyst

 

iMasons Climate Accord

EdgeConneX is also proud to be one of the Founders of the iMasons Climate Accord (ICA), a historic cooperative of companies committed to reducing carbon in digital infrastructure materials, products, and power.

The ICA represents an unprecedented collaboration among leading digital infrastructure companies to accelerate the journey to carbon neutrality. Today, these companies, including EdgeConneX, are combining forces to compound the efforts of these firms to make meaningful and sustained progress toward that goal.

Learn More About the ICA

Netherlands Environmental Management Policy 2023

The Amsterdam EdgeConneX Edge Data Center has been purpose-built and precisely located to provide a secure colocation facility for customers. They offer 5,780 m2 facility and 2,920 m2 of raised floor for tenant racks. The international company meets the standards of ISO 27001, SOXII and PCI.

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EdgeConneX Atlanta ATL01 data center
earned ENERGY STAR® certification.
We are in the process of certifying all our
qualifying American data centers by 2024.   

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