Over the last few years, tech giants have made big claims regarding carbon emissions and their sustainability efforts, yet, despite many of them claiming to be carbon neutral, a new report has found that their investments' carbon footprint is, in fact, greater than all the emissions created by...
Country: United States
Region: North America
Gross SqFt: 800,000
Total Power: 78.8 Megawatts
Ownership: Google owns the building.
Google's Sustainability Projects in Georgia
Google recycles wastewater at the facility through its own water treatment plant. (Source: Data Center Knowledge) Despite getting lots of rain, Atlanta has faced droughts in the last decade.
Google announced in 2018 that it will acquire 78.8 MW of solar power to run the data center. (Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle
- Built in 2008
- Expanded in 2015