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239 viewsSupplies for the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Green Data Center were lifted by crane onto the roof where workers installed a solar array aimed at reducing energy consumption for data center cooling by more than 90 percent. —Credit: Ron Weaver/NSIDC
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303 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Director Mark Serreze (left) and Technical Services Manager David Gallaher survey the progress of solar array installation on the roof of NSIDC. —Credit: Ron Weaver/NSIDC
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275 viewsWorkers receive metal racks from a crane on the roof of the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Part of the Green Data Center project, a solar array on the roof reduced energy consumption. —Credit: Ron Weaver/NSIDC
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270 viewsGuests enjoy the buffet line at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Green Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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272 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Director Mark Serreze speaks at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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269 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Technical Services Manager David Gallaher speaks at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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272 viewsU.S. Representative Jared Polis for Colorado's Second Congressional District speaks at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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285 viewsGuests listen to speeches at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Green Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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279 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Program Manager Ronald Weaver leads a tour of the Green Data Center facilities at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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290 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Program Manager Ronald Weaver and Information Technology Security Coordinator Mike Stowe lead a tour of the Green Data Center facilities at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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246 viewsNational Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Program Manager Ronald Weaver shows guests air vents, which allow warm air from the data center to escape outdoors, at the Green Data Center open house on May 4, 2012 in Boulder, Colorado. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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230 viewsPanels in the solar array absorb the sunshine on the roof of the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Guests of the NSIDC Green Data Center open house received tours of the energy-saving facilities on May 4, 2012. —Credit: Kristin Bjornsen/CIRES
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