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Internet companies are in a unique position to consume, promote, educate and get involved with clean power. Not only by directly buying it to run their power-hungry servers, but also through their intimate access to millions of Internet users.

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Internet companies are in a unique position to consume, promote, educate and get involved with clean power. Not only by directly buying it to run their power-hungry servers, but also through their intimate access to millions of Internet users.

For this week’s column on GigaOM Pro (our research subscription service), I take a look at a couple examples of the opportunities for the Internet and clean power. These include leveraging the web connection to millions of consumers, using clean power to control the future energy supply, and funding clean energy as an investment to make money.

To check out my full column on GigaOM Pro read it here.

Image courtesy of Lance Cheung.

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