re: Data Centers Don't Need To Be Regulated Utilities
"Interviews with regulators in several states
revealed widespread lack of understanding about the amount of
electricity used by data centers or how they profit by selling access to
power," Glanz wrote.
I agree with Charlie that the industry experts are on the cutting edge here. Think of the knowledge inside Facebook or Amazon on this topic, compared to government regulators. Does this remind anyone else of the early days of virtualization and cloud security, when IT pros were way ahead of PCI auditors in terms of knowledge?