Residents of Bnei Zion, Israel, are protesting against the construction of Google’s data center in the town. The locals have petitioned the Lod District Court to revoke the approval for the data center. The residents are worried over the health and environmental impact of the center project.Go...
Metro: Las Vegas
Country: United States
Region: North America
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The facility opened in late 2020.
In Sept 2020, Google announced it would double the facility, but did not provide a timetable for completion.
Google received $25.2 million in tax breaks for the $600m project. However, the $25 million tax abatement amount was standard for a project of this type. He pointed out that the total incentive package was less than 5 percent of the company’s total 10-year investment projections.
Google projects that it would bring in more than $94.3 million in tax revenue to Nevada over the next 20 years, and hire 50 employees within the next five years at an average salary of $65,000. The company expects to invest at least $600 million over the next 20 years.
The company acquired the 64-acre site on Warm Springs Road for $19m