Robert McMillan

Robert McMillan is a writer with Wired Enterprise.

Business & Technology

After Greenpeace protests, Apple promises to dump coal power

Following over a year of pressure to clean up its energy act, Apple announced that by next year, the power for its worldwide data centers will all come from renewable sources.

Fossil Fuels

Apple’s dirty energy supplier: ‘Nothing to see here’

Duke Energy, which supplies power to an Apple data center in North Carolina, pulled a paper from its website that bragged about Apple’s energy-guzzling ways.

Business & Technology

Apple and Greenpeace trade blows in data-center grudge match

Apple and Greenpeace recently traded blows over how much clean power is used by one of Apple’s data centers. Calculating the energy use of the state-of-the-art center proves elusive.