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New Facebook Data Center Will Log In To Va. Solar Power - Solar Industry

Dominion Energy Virginia has announced it will add new solar generation to the power grid to serve a new state-of-the-art data center Facebook plans to build in suburban Richmond, Va. Facebook announced Thursday it has selected a location in eastern ...and more »

Henrico fended off competition in bid for Facebook data center - RichmondBizSense

Terry 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). A deal that took state and local economic leaders three years to ...and more »

Facebook to build $750M data center in Virginia - WTOP

Facebook's eighth data center in the U.S. will be in Virginia. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma). WASHINGTON — Facebook will invest $750 million in a new data center in Virginia's Henrico County at the White Oak Technology Park near Richmond International ...and more »

Henrico officials excited about Facebook project's effect on business, community - Richmond.com

One of the most exciting days in Henrico County's history was rooted firmly in 21st-century technology. The occasion was an official announcement of Facebook Inc.'s pending arrival to Henrico at a news conference held at the state Capitol on Thursday ...and more »

Facebook invests $1 billion in Virginia - CNNMoney

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 (FB) plans to invest $1 billion in the state in all. The company is putting $750 ...and more »

Virginia Is for Lovers … and a New Facebook Data Center - Adweek

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed the new facility's location in a Facebook post, writing, “Like all of our new data centers, it will be powered by 100 percent clean and renewable energy and will create thousands of jobs over the ...and more »

Facebook building solar-powered data center in Virginia - FairfaxNews.com

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 ...and more »

$1 billion Facebook data center coming to Henrico County - WRIC

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 solar ...and more »

Facebook, Dominion reach a deal for Virginia solar - pv magazine USA

The project for the social media behemoth, at full build-out, will have 300 MW of capacity at several off-site locations. Facebook will use 130 MW to power its own facility. October 6, 2017 Frank Andorka · Installations · Utility-scale PV · North ...and more »

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 ...and more »