The Austin Metro Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in Metro Center Drive, Austin, Texas, US.

Description

The Austin Metro Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 16,000kW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The smart grid project is owned by Digital Realty Trust .

The Austin Metro Data Center Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Center

Additional information

– Digital Realty’s data center at 7500 Metro Center Drive is in one of the hottest tech communities in the world, Austin—A city with global recognition for its high quality of life and dynamic high-tech economy.
– South by Southwest festival (SXSW) demonstrates Austin’s ability to enable convergence between creative and high-tech industries.

Methodology

All publicly-announced smart grid projects included in this analysis are drawn from GlobalData’s Power IC. The information regarding the projects is sourced through secondary information sources such as country specific power players, company news and reports, statistical organisations, regulatory body, government planning reports and their publications and is further validated through primary from various stakeholders such as power utility companies, consultants, energy associations of respective countries, government bodies and professionals from leading players in the power sector.