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Like this: Facebook buys more wind power

Original story at Into the Wind• 11 mentions • 2 months ago

Into the Wind 2 months ago

 
Like this: Facebook buys more wind power Here’s news we can all “like” today: Facebook announced plans last week to locate its newest data center in rural Nebraska. Thanks to a new renewable energy tariff provided by their future local utility, low-cost wind energy will power 100 percent of the facility. A big footprint This will be a big data center. Spread across a 146-acre campus and measuring 970,000 square feet, it will be Facebook’s sixth U.S. data center when it comes online in 2020. But how will wind power this energy-hungry facility? Facebook collaborated with its future local utility,
 
 
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28 Apr
Thomas J. Thias @AmazingChevVolt
RT @AWEA: 'Like' this: @Facebook buys more #windpower - Into the Wind https://t.co/XEn2vE4q3z #windenergy #windworks #cleanenergy https://t
28 Apr
American Wind Energy @AWEA
'Like' this: @Facebook buys more #windpower - Into the Wind https://t.co/XEn2vE4q3z #windenergy #windworks… https://t.co/CFoBOQeebm
24 Apr
Tony @Green_Living1
RT @ClimateReality: We like this! @Facebook’s new data center in #Nebraska will be 100% powered by wind https://t.co/RvWgieTx1p https://t.c
24 Apr
Glen Murray @Glen4ONT
RT @ClimateReality: We like this! @Facebook’s new data center in #Nebraska will be 100% powered by wind https://t.co/RvWgieTx1p https://t.c
18 Apr
jurnsk @jurnskeff
RT @ClimateReality: We like this! @Facebook’s new data center in #Nebraska will be 100% powered by wind https://t.co/RvWgieTx1p https://t.c
18 Apr
Francesca Tarissi @Robotrix
RT @ClimateReality: We like this! @Facebook’s new data center in #Nebraska will be 100% powered by wind https://t.co/RvWgieTx1p https://t.c
17 Apr
Climate Solutions @climatesolution
Cue jokes about hot air and breezy content: Facebook's new data center to run on 100% wind power https://t.co/iU2Tglb9m7 #cleanenergy
15 Apr
Climate Reality @ClimateReality
We like this! @Facebook’s new data center in #Nebraska will be 100% powered by wind https://t.co/RvWgieTx1p https://t.co/Cj4ddpRFMm
11 Apr
Scaling Green @scalinggreen
Like this: Facebook buys more wind power https://t.co/11jnGFjsYt
11 Apr
10:10 climate action @1010
Facebook is building a data centre in Nebraska. It'll be 100% powered by wind. https://t.co/FyUp3bQe9A
10 Apr
Wind Energy @WindEnergy24x7
Like this: Facebook buys more wind power - Into the Wind - The AWEA Blog (blog) https://t.co/qnsRZ8kSWd