18 Apr '12, 6am

Apple is the "dirtiest" tech giant in the world today, according to latest Greenpeace report

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple is battling claims by Greenpeace that it is the "dirtiest" of the technology giants for the second year in a row because of the way it powers its vast data centres, which deliver an array of services to iPhone and iPad owners. The environmental campaign group said in its annual report on internet firms that Apple relied on coal power for services such as iCloud and the voice-controlled "personal assistant", Siri, more than its rivals. "Apple right now is falling behind companies like Google and Facebook, who are taking a leadership role on this issue," said Greenpeace spokesman Dave Pomerantz. "It's a shame that a company that built its reputation on thinking differently is now behind the curve." But Apple hit back before the report was published yesterday, disputing Greenpeace's figures and highlighting the green credentials of its enormous billion-d...

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