The Montreal MTL9 Data Centre Project is a smart grid project located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Description

The Montreal MTL9 Data Centre Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 25MW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The Montreal MTL9 Data Centre Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Center

Additional information

– A Tier III certified facility, MTL9-H is one of Cologix ’s purpose-built data centers for enterprise and wholesale customers needing to combine large deployments with low latency connectivity and direct access to major cloud providers in Montreal.
– MTL9-H offers critical power with extensive and diverse dark fiber connectivity between MTL9-H and MTL3 and the carrier hotel at 1250 Rene-Levesque West.
– MTL9-H offers access to the Montreal Internet Exchange (QIX), 100+ network service providers and direct on-ramps to AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud and Oracle FastConnect.
– It has the capacity of 25 MW, Renewable, green hydro power, UPS static redundant with 10 minutes batteries backup, 2N active power distribution to each rack.

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.

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.