EnergyWatch

Vattenfall enters collaboration with Microsoft

The Swedish utility will supply the US tech giant's two forthcoming datacenters in Sweden with green power as well as establish necessary grid distribution.

Microsoft is in the process of establishing two large datacenters in Gävle and Sandviken, north of Stockholm, Sweden. As with other datacenters sprouting up around Scandinavia, the facility's massive power consumption will be covered by renewables, for which the US tech giant has entered a collaboration agreement with Vattenfall, the utility informs in a press statement.

"Vattenfall and our Node Pole datacenter team have worked hard together with Microsoft to make this project a reality. As a long-standing customer of Microsoft, we are pleased to take part in their quest to provide cloud services for a sustainable future," writes Vattenfall Senior Vice President of Strategy Andreas Regnell in the press release.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Vestas confirms spread of stolen data

Data from the OEM's IT systems have been stolen and offered to a third party, informs Vestas, which has "reasons to believe" that the leaked data mainly pertains to internal company matters, says CEO.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest News

See all jobs