The Santa Clara I Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in Santa Clara, California, US. The installation of the project began in 2013 and the project was commissioned in 2019.
The Santa Clara I Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 77MW. It is implemented in the data centre.
The Santa Clara I Data Center Project has the following equipment associated with it:
- – Data Center – 6 units
Santa Clara I Data Center Project development status
The development of Santa Clara I Data Center Project was started in 2013 and the commissioning was completed in 2019.
– Santa Clara Campus has six data centers on 21 acres in the heart of Silicon Valley.
– This is the largest single data center campus in the region with 77MW of critical IT load and three 50MW substations on site totaling 150MW.
– The campus offers best-in-class data center services and amenities–providing an exceptional customer experience at every level.
– 21-acre campus
– 335,000+ sq. ft. of data center space
– Largest LEED Platinum Certified data center campus in North America
– 77MW of critical IT load (operational)
– Three 50MW substations on site
– Seismic Importance Factor of 1.5
– Multiple electrical configurations and levels of redundancy available
– Numerous green initiatives in action to make campus more sustainable.
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