A. William Stein
Digital Realty, a world supplier of cloud- and carrier-neutral knowledge middle, colocation and interconnection options, is contracting for 158 MW of latest solar power in California and Georgia.
The contracts embody a 12-year settlement to help the event of a brand new 130 MW utility-scale solar venture in Kern County, Calif. The venture, developed by Terra-Gen as a part of its Edwards Sanborn Solar Storage energy venture, is likely one of the largest solar-plus-storage tasks on the earth and is predicted to be accomplished in late-2022.
“These efforts are part of our strategy to reduce our carbon footprint,” says Digital Realty CEO A. William Stein. “We are demonstrating that the data center industry is a key part of the transition to a digital economy that is powered by clean energy.”
Additionally, Digital Realty is subscribing to Georgia Power’s Customer Renewable Supply Procurement program. The firm will obtain 28 MW of latest solar provide to help its Atlanta knowledge middle portfolio. The energy will probably be generated by new solar amenities situated in Georgia. The program is predicted to start delivering power and renewable energy certificates to Digital Realty in 2024.