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NextDC launches solar energy option at Melbourne data centre

Friday 20 December 2013 | 01:24 CET | News
Australian data centre operator NextDC has installed a solar array on its M1 data centre in Melbourne. Customers of NextDC facilities across Australia can now select 100 percent renewable energy generated onsite by the data centre operator. The solar system is expected to generate approximately 550 megawatt-hours of electricity annually. The company has also committed to solar installations at their other new build data centre properties including S1 Sydney and P1 Perth.

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