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Greenpeace protests Twitter, asks for 'commitment' to renewable energy

Outside Twitter's corporate headquarters in San Francisco, Greenpeace makes its plea for the social media company to "Make our tweets green."

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Greenpeace flies blimp over Silicon Valley to deliver clean energy message

One day after grading tech companies on their use of clean energy, a Greenpeace blimp drives home the point for morning commuters in the Bay Area with a fly-by.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Apple praised, Amazon shamed in Greenpeace report on clean energy

Amazon is among the last top IT companies to embrace clean energy like wind and solar, Greenpeace says in a new report that looks at the energy footprint across tech companies.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Greenpeace praises Facebook's 'unfriending' of coal

Facebook reveals its carbon footprint from 2011. The company uses 23 percent clean and renewable energy, but hopes to increase the percentage to 25 by 2015.

By Aug. 1, 2012

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Greenpeace rains on Apple's iCloud (again)

In its continuing campaign to pressure cloud providers to use cleaner energy, Greenpeace sets up a "pod" and projects images onto Apple's headquarters.

By May. 15, 2012

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Apple's Greenpeace cloud rating no longer a 'fail'

In an updated report on energy use among cloud data centers, Apple is no longer failing in two key areas, and has improved in others, Greenpeace says.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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Apple a bit less green this year than last, Greenpeace finds

The organization said Apple was in sixth place this year, down from fourth last year, in its study on "greener electronics."

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Greenpeace raps Apple for lowballing data center energy

The environmental watchdog says documents for diesel generator permits show Apple plans to expand its energy footprint at its North Carolina data center, but the years-old documents don't offer any definitive proof.

By May. 3, 2012

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Apple slaps back at Greenpeace for dirty-cloud report

Apple says Greenpeace is way off on energy estimates for Apple's latest data center, which it expects to be powered mostly by renewable sources.

By Apr. 17, 2012

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Greenpeace: Time for cloud companies to come clean

Data centers from cloud companies, such as Apple and Google, are getting cleaner but Greenpeace pushes for more transparency on energy use and sources.

By Apr. 17, 2012