Category: Development

Coal Plant in Lansing, NY Set to Become 100 MW Data Center

May 21, 2019

LANSING, NY — The Ithaca Voice is first reporting that the Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing, NY seeks to cease its coal operations  and reopen as a 100 megawatt data center. This according to a memo circulated at the Lansing Town Board meeting last week by Lansing city supervisor Ed LaVigne from the Cayuga Operating […] more

LANSING, NY — The Ithaca Voice is first reporting that the Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing, NY seeks to cease its coal operations  and reopen as a 100 megawatt data center. This according to a memo circulated at the Lansing Town Board meeting last week by Lansing city supervisor Ed LaVigne from the Cayuga Operating […] more

DUG Opens 15 MW Data Center in Houston

May 20, 2019

HOUSTON, TX — DownUnder GeoSolutions (DUG) has opened the doors to its new data center located in Skybox Houston, in the municipality of Katy, Texas. The construction is notable for having the distinction of being named one of the most powerful supercomputers on the planet, highlighted in a blogpost titled “DUG McCloud goes live!” Houston […] more

HOUSTON, TX — DownUnder GeoSolutions (DUG) has opened the doors to its new data center located in Skybox Houston, in the municipality of Katy, Texas. The construction is notable for having the distinction of being named one of the most powerful supercomputers on the planet, highlighted in a blogpost titled “DUG McCloud goes live!” Houston […] more

Floating Irish Data Center Faces New Scrutiny from Neighboring Businesses

May 17, 2019

LIMERICK, IRELAND — A group of 16 companies that do business in the Shannon Foynes Port of Limerick, Ireland hope to upend plans for a €35 million floating data center at the Ted Russell Dock which was approved by the port in March. The data center would be developed by Nautilus, a California data center […] more

LIMERICK, IRELAND — A group of 16 companies that do business in the Shannon Foynes Port of Limerick, Ireland hope to upend plans for a €35 million floating data center at the Ted Russell Dock which was approved by the port in March. The data center would be developed by Nautilus, a California data center […] more

Flexential Announces Massive Data Center Expansion in Atlanta

May 16, 2019

CHARLOTTE, NC – Flexential has announced they will provide additional speed, security and services for the fast-growing financial technology (FinTech) industry with the completion of a 70,000-square-foot expansion to the company’s Atlanta colocation facility. The expansion is the Atlanta region’s largest this year, bringing Flexential’s national data center footprint to 3.1 million square feet, and […] more

CHARLOTTE, NC – Flexential has announced they will provide additional speed, security and services for the fast-growing financial technology (FinTech) industry with the completion of a 70,000-square-foot expansion to the company’s Atlanta colocation facility. The expansion is the Atlanta region’s largest this year, bringing Flexential’s national data center footprint to 3.1 million square feet, and […] more

Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Approves Xcel Energy’s Plans for Google Data Center

May 16, 2019

St. Paul, Minnesota — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission today approved several electric service agreements and related ratemaking treatments submitted by Xcel Energy to provide electric service to a proposed new data center that would be owned and operated by an affiliate of Google (Honeycrisp Power LLC). The data center would be located in Becker, […] more

St. Paul, Minnesota — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission today approved several electric service agreements and related ratemaking treatments submitted by Xcel Energy to provide electric service to a proposed new data center that would be owned and operated by an affiliate of Google (Honeycrisp Power LLC). The data center would be located in Becker, […] more