Emission Factor: AWS (ap-east-1) CPU

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 nameSourceYearRegionUnit Type
AWS (ap-east-1) CPU
CCF2021Hong Kong, HKNumberOverTime

Emission intensity for usage of a single CPU in kg CO2e per hour for the Amazon Web Services data centers in the given location using the assumptions and grid emissions factors available in the source as of date accessed. It is assumed that vCPU utilization is 50%. The source does not clarify if the kgCO2e value is calculated using either IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) or IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) methodologies.

ACTIVITY ID
cpu-provider_aws-region_ap_east_1
UUID
1791a24c-8f4a-413a-8ace-90bb5cda4fc5
SOURCECCF
YEAR RELEASED2021
REGIONHong Kong, HK (HK-HKG)
SECTORInformation and Communication
CATEGORYCloud Computing - CPU
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e:0.00191685kg/CPU-hour
Data Quality
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYuse_phase
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