The Sines data center campus in Portugal involved in the Portuguese government corruption scandal is reported to have also destroyed natural habitats protected by Portuguese and European legislation. A report by the INCF revealed Start Campus built its first data center on the site in Sines on...
Company: Altice Portugal (Portugal Telecom)
Region: Western Europe
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The site is on 18.7 acres (75,500 sq m) where eventually four twin buildings will be built in different phases eventually allowing for 3 acres (12,000 sq m) of white space. The entire project, once complete, will feature four block-like data center structures spanning 75,500 square meters - about 800,000 square feet.
Covilhã was chosen for the location because it’s the coldest place in Portugal.