Facebook and Adobe to buy wind power from Nebraska facility

March 20, 2018

latest.gla.newsFacebook is to expand its use of wind energy through a new power purchase agreement with Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA).

The deal, announced Monday, builds upon a previous one in which Facebook agreed to purchase the output from a 200-megawatt (MW) section of the Rattlesnake Creek wind farm in Dixon County, Nebraska.

Under the new terms, Facebook will gradually buy all of the plant’s 320 MW output by 2029. The wind energy will be used to power Facebook’s data center in Papillon, Nebraska.

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