Weekly Data Centre News 11/12/2023

Dec 11, 2023

Weekly Update! It is cool to be late.. Apologies for making you wait for the latest instalment of Data Centre News. I think we can squeeze in at least one more update before the end of 2023.. What a year it has been!

What has happened this week?


Investment firm InfraRed Capital Partners has officially launched Nexspace, a new European data center platform. Read here.

Green Mountain broke ground on new data centre expansion in London. Read here.

Blackpool ramps up delivery of Silicon Sands data cluster. Read here.

atNorth announced a heat reuse enabled mega site in Kouvola. Read here.

KAO Data tables plans for a huge data centre in Stockport. Read here.

Nationwide looks to expand data center in Swindon, UK. Read here.

Swedish company T.Loop has launched a new Edge data center in Stockholm. Read here.

Middle East & Africa

Nutanix, Raya Data Centers form strategic alliance to accelerate Egypt’s cloud computing evolution. Read here.

How Saudi Arabia became the Fastest Growing DC Market in MENA. Read here.


Vantage Data Centers to build 16MW data centre in Taipei. Read here.

Logistics real estate firm ESR has sold a fully-leased data center and logistics facility outside Seoul, South Korea. Read here.

GDS secures $270m green financing for Johor data center. Read here.

YTL and NVIDIA unveil $4.3 Billion AI Infrastructure Boost in Malaysia. Read here.

Yotta teams up with NVIDIA to develop digital infrastructure for Shakti-Cloud. Read here.

North America

CalEthos launches with plan for 300MW data center campus in Southern California. Read here.

Digital Realty and Blackstone announced a $7 Billion Hyperscale Data Center Development joint venture. Read here.

Meta selects DPR for $1B Arizona data center. Read here.

Meta behind 1,000-acre data center campus proposal in El Paso, Texas. Read here.

Stack Infrastructure announced the expansion of its flagship Prince William County data center campus. Read here.

Amazon plans data center in Round Rock, Texas. Read here.

Novva Data Centers announced the acquisition of a 7.5-acre campus comprised of several buildings located in South San Francisco. Read here.

NTT has acquired two office buildings in Chicago, Illinois, and plans to replace them with data centers. Read here.

Cologix has acquired two data centers in Canada from Cyxtera and expanded two others. Read here.

‘Digital Gateway’ data center project heads for vote in Prince William. Read here.

South America

Claro Peru, an América Móvil subsidiary, has inaugurated the first phase of its data center in Lima, Peru. Read here.

Other interesting articles

Germans stick data centres in windmills. Read here.

Can we use data centres to heat our homes? Read here.

How will AI shape the real estate investing landscape? Read here.

How Seven Billion Smartphones Could Impact Data Center Sustainability. Read here.

Have a great week.