The Washington DC Data Centers Project is a smart grid project located in Washington, US.


The Washington DC Data Centers Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is an advanced grid infrastructure project with a rated capacity of 47MW. It is implemented in the data centre.

The Washington DC Data Centers Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Data Centers – 3 units

Additional information

– The capital also hosts the largest IP peering connection point in North America.
– Combined, the Cyxtera Washington, DC area data centers supply 556,457 square feet of data center space that empowers this vital communications nucleus.
– Designed to meet strict networking and IT security demands of enterprise, government and financial institutions, Cyxtera data centers offer failsafe critical systems infrastructure, powerful cross-connects and multi-tier security measures that can be augmented for specific security requirements.
– From these facilities, technology connects markets across the globe.
– The projects cover over 556,457 sq/ft and over 47 MW of power.

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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