Thursday August 13, 2020

Amazon will take Cork wind farm’s entire electricity output

Daniel Murray

Business Reporter

4th August, 2019

Amazon is to absorb nearly 20,000 homes’ worth of renewable energy capacity for its data centres as part of a single partnership deal announced last week with Invis Energy.

The web retail giant will purchase electricity directly from a wind farm in Esk, Co Cork to help fuel its fast-increasing energy demand from large data centres in Dublin.

The planned 23-megawatt wind farm will produce its renewable electricity exclusively for Amazon’s data centres in Ireland...

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