Tag: data center

News and Policies, State

Facebook will invest $1 billion in Virginia to build data center and ‘multiple’ solar facilities

October 6, 2017

Via: CNBC energy

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced that Facebook is set to invest over $1 billion in the U.S. state. The tech giant will invest $750 million to construct a 970,000 square foot data center in Henrico County. In addition, it […]

Commercialization, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Facebook Building Data Center in Ireland

January 26, 2016

Via: Energy Manager Today

Facebook said last week that it is building a data center in the small Irish village of Clonee, which is near Dublin. The story at Venture Beat says that the facility, which will be located on a 227-acre site, will […]