The Boston First Avenue Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in First Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts, US.

Description

The Boston First Avenue Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 30,000kW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The smart grid project is owned by Digital Realty Trust .

The Boston First Avenue Data Center Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Center

Additional information

– The data center is located near the Route 95 and Route 90 interchange, 128 First Avenue is a three-story, purpose-built, premier data center facility with 30 MW of power and 164,000 sq. ft. of raised floor space.
– This facility has 13 MW of critical IT load that serves a total of 18 customers who are primarily internet based, financial services, and healthcare related companies.

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.