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East Africa Data Centre goes solar for power back-up

Tuesday 27 February 2018 | 16:09 CET | News
East Africa Data Centre (EADC), part of Africa Data Centres, has announced a partnership with Distributed Power Africa (DPA), a dynamic African renewable energy solutions company and a subsidiary of Econet Global, to install solar panels on its premises, enabling it to move towards achieving 100  percent dependency on renewable energy and to save KES 4.5 million a year. DPA will set up solar panels on the data centre's rooftop, pathways and the car parking bay, utilising all available space to maximise solar power output, providing daytime running of the facility and acting as a backup in

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Companies: Econet
Countries: Kenya
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