Green Mountain’s 3 MW Extension goes live at Telemark Data Center with Schneider Electric’s Modular Data Centers

MISSISSAUGA, ON -- Green Mountain and Schneider Electric have announced that 3 MW of data center capacity at the DC2-Telemark site has gone live in readiness for customer occupation. In order to achieve rapid deployment at the brown field development and meet customer requirements, Green Mountain deployed Schneider Electric's prefabricated EcoStruxure Modular Data Center- reducing time to market by 50%. Norway is becoming a key destination as customers concerned about the sustainability of their data center services seek to increase their use of renewable power sources and avail of abundant free cooling supplies," said Tor Kristian Gyland, CEO, Green Mountain AS. "The integrated solution provided by Schneider Electric incorporates the latest high efficiency physical infrastructure together with IoT-driven EcoStruxure management software for ongoing reliable and efficient data center operations." Dave Johnson, EVP of Schneider Electric's Secure Power Division said, "As a global leader and innovator, Schneider Electric has played a principal role in advancing the way that today's data centers are designed, built and managed. We were delighted to have worked with Green Mountain to bring this new capacity onstream in a timely fashion, underscoring the benefits of factory-engineering, pre-testing and faster on-site installation which prefab delivers." Prefabricated data center solution reduces risk in design and construction Towards the end of 2018, Green Mountain announced the expansion of its two high profile data center developments to deliver 4 MW at Stavanger and a further 3 MW at Telemark. To facilitate the…