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Facebook to build data centre in Clonee, Ireland

Monday 25 January 2016 | 09:51 CET | News
Facebook has announced plans to build its next data centre in Clonee, Ireland. It will be the company's first data centre in Ireland and its second in Europe after Lulea, Sweden. The new facility will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy, using Ireland's strong wind resources. Facebook said it will help it reach its goal of powering half of its infrastructure with clean and renewable energy by the end of 2018.

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Companies: Facebook
Countries: Europe / Ireland
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