The Teleport Data Center Project is a smart grid project located in Staten Island, New York, US.

Description

The Teleport Data Center Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 10MW. It is implemented in the data centre.

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

– Data Center

Additional information

– The SSAE16 certified Telehouse data centre was Telehouse’ first operational facility worldwide.
– The Tier 3 data centre is custom designed to operate as a data centre and disaster recovery-business continuity site, ensuring 99.999+% reliability.
– This flagship data centre is the largest Telehouse US facility, boasting 162,000 square feet of space.
– The facility is located in The Teleport, a 100-acre office park on Staten Island, operated by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey and is just 17 miles from Manhattan and less than 12 miles from Newark Airport.

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.