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Facebook – Altoona, Iowa

| June 2, 2014 | Reply

Altoona, Iowa

Facebook takes pride in having green data centers and chose Altoona, IA for one of their newest expected to cost them a total of $1.5 billion. The 476,000 square foot data center will take advantage of wind and other renewable energy to power the 138 megawatt data center. Facebook chose the location in Altoona for its potential to harness wind energy. Facebook is looking to expand this site and will begin phase 2 soon.

Metric Value Ranking
Size (sq. ft.) 476,000 N/A
Investment ($) 1.5 billion N/A
Power Consumed (MW) 138 N/A
Green Power Output (MW) 138 N/A
Green Power Output (%) 100% N/A

 

Category: Green Rankings

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