Site: Facebook Newton (Atlanta)

Company: Facebook
Metro: Atlanta
State: Georgia
Country: United States
Region: North America
Region: Americas
Address:
Utility Provider: Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC)
Site Stats:
Current Under Construction Potential Expansion Total at Full Buildout
Building SqFt: 970,000 970,000
Gross SqFt:
Usable SqFt:
Office SqFt:
Power (MW):

Facebook's data center in Social Circle just East of Atlanta is under construction and will be ready in 2020. It will be powered by 100 percent clean and renewable energy and cooled using outside air.

The data complex will rise at Stanton Springs near the Shire pharmaceutical plant along I-20, about 40 miles east of Atlanta. Facebook is expected to invest $750 million over the next five years. It will be operational in 2020.

Solar Power:

  • 102.5 megawatt solar farm in Blakely came online in 2019
  • 107 megawatt "Snipesville II in Denton, GA expected to come online in 2021

Map and Nearby Locations:

Social Circle, GA 30025
The practice of "topping out" a new building can be traced to the ancient Scandinavian religious rite of placing a tree atop a new building to appease the tree-dwelling spirits displaced in its con...
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Silicon Ranch's 1st solar farm to serve Facebook
Topping Out Cermony
Source: Facebook
The practice of "topping out" a new building can be traced to the ancient Scandinavian religious rite of placing a tree atop a new building to appease the tree-dwelling spirits displaced in its con...
Topping Out: Placing the Last Beam on the First Building

The practice of "topping out" a new building can be traced to the ancient Scandinavian religious rite of placing a tree atop a new building to appease the tree-dwelling spirits displaced in its construction. Long an important component of timber frame building, it migrated initially to England and Northern Europe, thence to the Americas. [Wikipedia]

Source: Facebook
Last Beam Signing at the Newton Data Center
Source: Facebook
Rendering of the Proposed Newton Data Center in Stanton Springs
Source: Facebook
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Map of Georgia's Data Centers
Posted in Atlanta

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