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South Holland starts plan to become data centre region

Thursday 12 September 2019 | 13:54 CET | News
The Dutch province of South Holland wants to attract data centres. A master plan has been set up in which four promising locations in various business and industrial areas have been designated for the establishment of data centres, according to a report in Het Financieele Dagblad. As a second data centre hub, the Rotterdam-The Hague region could relieve Amsterdam, where electricity use in the region has become a growing problem.

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