Facebook to Build $750 Million Data Center in Virginia - Energy Manager Today

Facebook announced plans on Thursday to build a $750 million data center in Henrico County, Virginia powered entirely by renewable energy. The tech company also designed a new renewable energy tariff with Dominion Energy Virginia to help construct ...

Facebook to build its next data center in Virginia, invests USD 1 billion in the construction project - The Camping Canuck (press release) (blog)

Facebook, Inc., has recently announced its plans to build its next data center in Henrico County, Virginia, having already established its data centers in North Carolina, Iowa, and Oregon. The social media company agreed to invest USD 1 billion in the ...

Editorial: With Facebook, Henrico lands a big fish - Richmond.com

If Henrico officials pop a few corks this weekend, nobody should hold it against them. The Facebook deal they landed for an industrial site in the eastern part of the county is a huge victory. The $1 billion data-center project will go up at the White ...

Promise of Dominion Solar Brings Facebook Center to Virginia - Electric Light & Power

Dominion Energy Virginia will add solar energy into its grid and hopes to create a new rate option to power a new Facebook data center to be built in suburban Richmond. The utility plans to file a new renewable rate option request with Virginia ...

You really LIKE me? How Henrico wooed Facebook - wtvr.com

erry McAuliffe (center) is joined by Facebook's director of data center strategy Rachel Peterson (left) and head of U.S. infrastructure Reginald B. McKnight (right). (J. Elias O'Neal). HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — A deal that took state and local economic ...

Facebook will invest $1 billion in Virginia to build data center and 'multiple' solar facilities - CNBC

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced that Facebook is set to invest over $1 billion in the U.S. state. The tech giant will invest $750 million to construct a 970,000 square foot data center in Henrico County. In addition, it will spend ...

Facebook announces new data center plans - 13newsnow.com

The social media giant announced Thursday that it selected a spot in Henrico County, just outside Richmond, to build a new $750 million foot data center. Company officials said it would be one of the most advanced and energy-efficient data centers in ...

Facebook selects Dominion Energy to power data center in Virginia with renewable energy - CleanTechnology News, Industry Analysis, Market Research Reports - Clean Technology Business Review

Social media giant Facebook has partnered with Dominion Energy to power its new and upcoming data center in Virginia with renewable energy. Dominion Energy has agreed to add new solar generation to the power grid to serve the nearly $1bn data center ...

Facebook invests $1 billion in Virginia - FOX43.com

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, announced Thursday that Facebook will build its next data center in Henrico County, which is just outside Richmond. Facebook plans to invest $1 billion in the state in all. The company is putting $750 ...

Facebook investing a billion to build data center in Virginia - Blasting News

Project could see no less than 17,000 construction jobs and 100 full-time operations jobs in the state. Morgan. Expert in Showbiz & Tv. Morgan. Follow Following. Curated by Jane Flowers. Published on: 6 October 2017 6 October 2017. Published on. 06/10/ ...

Dominion solar parks to power new Facebook data centre - Renewables Now

October 6 (Renewables Now) - Social media giant Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) will power a new data centre in Virginia with solar electricity provided by Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D), the US utility said on Thursday. Through its local unit Dominion Energy ...

VIDEO: $1 billion Facebook data center coming to Virginia - KRON4.com

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Thursday morning that Facebook will be investing $1 billion into a data center in eastern Henrico County. The 970,000-square-foot data center in the White Oak Technology Park will use ...

Facebook investing over $1 billion, building facility in Virginia - WSET

HENRICO Co., Va. (WSET) - Facebook will be investing over $1 billion in Virginia, Governor McAuliffe announced Thursday. The social media company is investing $750 million to establish a 970,000-square-foot data center in the White Oak Technology Park ...

McAuliffe Announces Facebook To Invest $1 Billion In Virginia - Alexandrianews.org

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Facebook will bring more than $1 billion of new investment to the Commonwealth. Facebook is directly investing $750 million to establish a 970,000-square-foot data center in the White Oak Technology Park in ...

Facebook to build $1B data center in Virginia - UPI.com

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks at a panel discussion lead by President Barack Obama at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2016 at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif, on June 24, 2016. On Thursday, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe ...

Dominion plan for solar facilities key to Facebook project - Richmond.com

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe formally announced Thursday at the state Capitol in Richmond that Facebook will build a data center in eastern Henrico County. DANIEL SANGJIB MIN/RTD. Facebook data center. A photo of an artist's rendering shows the ...

Dominion Creates Clean-Energy Tariff for Facebook Data Center in Virginia - Data Center Knowledge

Companies say future $1B data center in the state will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy. Yevgeniy Sverdlik | Oct 05, 2017. At least some portion of electricity consumed by the future Facebook data center in Richmond, Virginia, will be offset ...

Business briefs: S&P 500 extends streak; Netflix boosts prices on 2 plans - Charleston Post Courier

This Monday, July 17, 2017, photo shows the Netflix logo on an iPhone. On Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, Netflix announced it is raising the price for its most popular U.S. video streaming plan by 10 percent in a move that may boost its profits, but slow the ...

Facebook is spending $1 billion for a building that no one will work in - AOL

The Commonwealth of Virginia celebrated on Thursday with the announcement that Facebook would be investing $1 billion to build a massive, new facility in the state. There's a catch. Facebook's building will be a data center—and it will require almost ...

Facebook Comes to Virginia with Billion Dollar Data Center - WVTF

Lawmakers in Richmond pose with "Facebook" shovels, announcing a deal with the tech and social media company. Credit Mallory Noe-Payne / RADIO IQ. Facebook is moving into Virginia. The company announced Thursday it will build an almost billion ...