The Columbus COL3 Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in Columbus, Ohio, US.


The Columbus COL3 Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 20MW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The Columbus COL3 Data Center Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Center

Additional information

– Columbus COL3 Data Center is a Tier III Certified Constructed Facility, is the largest and most advanced data center in Columbus.
– It’s purpose-built for enterprises and large customers that need critical power and direct access to major cloud providers.
– The data center is concurrently maintainable and offers scalable power solutions.
– Further unique attributes include an EF-4 tornado rating, K-rated perimeter fence, and 24×7 guards.
– The redundancy, scale, security, and connectivity enables us to uniquely address growing market demand, ranging from individual cabinets to multi-megawatt deployments.

About Celsia

Celsia SA ESP (Celsia), formerly Compania Colombiana de Inversiones SA ESP, a subsidiary of Grupo Argos SA, is an energy company that generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity. The company’s product categories include home line, solar energy, backup energy, thermal network, efficent lighting, electricity assets, cogeneration, energy efficiency and conventional energy. It generates energy through reservoir, hydroelectric power plants, thermo electric power plants, and wind power plants. Celsia’s transmission services comprise taking energy from the power generation plants to the points used in the municipalities’ rural and urban areas. It serves residential, official, commercial, and industrial users. The company operates through power generation plants located in Colombia, Panama and Costa Rica. Celsia is headquartered in Medellin, Colombia.


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