Category: Development

Facebook Likely to Build Another Data Center in Iowa

Apr 16, 2019

ALTOONA, IA — Facebook is poised to build another massive building at its Altoona, IA data center campus near Des Moines. The new building, which the Altoona Planning and Zoning Commission approved plans for this week,  will sit near the social network’s other 1 million-square-foot data center, which is already currently under construction and is […] more

ALTOONA, IA — Facebook is poised to build another massive building at its Altoona, IA data center campus near Des Moines. The new building, which the Altoona Planning and Zoning Commission approved plans for this week,  will sit near the social network’s other 1 million-square-foot data center, which is already currently under construction and is […] more

Construction on Apple’s Danish Data Center Reportedly Comes to a Halt

Apr 16, 2019

VIBORG, DENMARK — Danish newspaper Viborg Stifts Folkeblad is first reporting that that construction on Apple’s new hyperscale data center in Viborg, Denmark has come to a halt, and construction workers have been sent home with no instructions as to when to return. Viborg is located in the Jutland region of Denmark. This project is […] more

VIBORG, DENMARK — Danish newspaper Viborg Stifts Folkeblad is first reporting that that construction on Apple’s new hyperscale data center in Viborg, Denmark has come to a halt, and construction workers have been sent home with no instructions as to when to return. Viborg is located in the Jutland region of Denmark. This project is […] more

Prince William County May Raise Data Center Tax Rates

Apr 15, 2019

MANASSAS, VA —  InsideNoVa.com & WTOP.com are first reporting that The Board of County Supervisors for Prince William County, VA is considering raising the county’s tax rate for data centers. On April 17, the board will hold a special meeting discuss the issue. The increase is being proposed by At-large Chair Corey Stewart, who is […] more

MANASSAS, VA —  InsideNoVa.com & WTOP.com are first reporting that The Board of County Supervisors for Prince William County, VA is considering raising the county’s tax rate for data centers. On April 17, the board will hold a special meeting discuss the issue. The increase is being proposed by At-large Chair Corey Stewart, who is […] more

Internet Initiative Finishes 50 MW Data Center in Japan

Apr 12, 2019

TOKYO, JAPAN — Internet Initiative Japan Inc, one of Japan’s leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, has completed its new data center today in Shiroi-city, Chiba Prefecture, and the Shiroi Data Center Campus will begin operations starting May 1st. The Shiroi DCC incorporates a system module-based construction method that allows IIJ to build […] more

TOKYO, JAPAN — Internet Initiative Japan Inc, one of Japan’s leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, has completed its new data center today in Shiroi-city, Chiba Prefecture, and the Shiroi Data Center Campus will begin operations starting May 1st. The Shiroi DCC incorporates a system module-based construction method that allows IIJ to build […] more

Illinois Senate Unanimously Approved Data Center Incentives Bill

Apr 12, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, IL — The Illinois Senate has unanimously approved a long-awaited bill that grants tax incentives to data center developers. SB 1591 does the following: Exempts state and all locally imposed sales taxes on the tangible personal property for qualifying data centers Exempts the energy excise tax on qualifying data centers Adds an additional income […] more

SPRINGFIELD, IL — The Illinois Senate has unanimously approved a long-awaited bill that grants tax incentives to data center developers. SB 1591 does the following: Exempts state and all locally imposed sales taxes on the tangible personal property for qualifying data centers Exempts the energy excise tax on qualifying data centers Adds an additional income […] more