Back to News
Energy Utilities hold the Ace card for Urban Hyperscale Data centers
Opinions
1 Jul 2020

Energy Utilities hold the Ace card for Urban Hyperscale Data centers

Daan Terpstra
Daan Terpstra

Low latency, high resiliency urban data centers are critical extensions to the underlying infrastructure of the digital economy. However, urban environments will struggle to integrate hyper-scale data centers because suitable sites are in short supply. The answer lies in coal, or at least the absence of it. Confused? All will become clear in 800 words.

Click here to read the full article.

This article is part of a series in cooperation with Digital Infrastructure Network, covering some of the key ideas contained in the SDIA’s flagship report on the future of Digital Infrastructure: Utility of the Future – Where Digital and Energy Infrastructure combine. You can download the executive summary today and be notified when the report is released.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

SDIA needs the contact information you provide to us to contact you about our products and services. You may unsubscribe from these communications at any time. For information on how to unsubscribe, as well as our privacy practices and commitment to protecting your privacy, please review our Privacy Policy.

Related News

Opinions
19 Nov 2020
Windcloud – A green Data Center in the North of Germany
Windcloud – A green Data Center in the North of Germany
Daan Terpstra
Daan Terpstra
Opinions
10 Aug 2020
Defining the Carbon-Footprint of the Digital Economy
Defining the Carbon-Footprint of the Digital Economy
Daan Terpstra
Daan Terpstra
Opinions
8 Jun 2020
Energy Flexibility – The missing ingredient for the energy transition
Energy Flexibility – The missing ingredient for the energy transition
Daan Terpstra
Daan Terpstra