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.
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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.