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Amsterdam Region puts stop to new data centres

Friday 12 July 2019 | 15:06 CET | News
The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area will temporarily no longer allow the construction of new data centres, which it says are having a heavy footprint on available space and on the energy grid. The Amsterdam region has the most data centres in the world. According to calculations from network manager Liander, data centres will make up 37 percent of the metropolitan area's energy consumption by 2030.

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