Facebook has reportedly bought a company that’s developing high-flying solar-powered drones that could help spread the Internet.
Facebook’s decision to locate a new data center in Iowa and supply that data center with 100% wind energy is a great example of a company using its clout for good.
Facebook says one of those five wind farms now under construction in Iowa will allow it to match all its Altoona data center energy usage with renewables.
Taking advantage of existing hydropower, Facebook opens a data center in Luleå, Sweden, that the company says run 100 percent on renewable energy.
Elon Musk and David Sacks quit the Zuckerberg-founded FWD.us lobbying group after pro-pipeline and pro-drilling ads raise a ruckus.
After Facebook chose Iowa for its new data center, some Nebraskans are asking why the state is lagging so badly in developing its vast wind resource.
“An abundance of wind-generated power” is chief of among the reasons Facebook will build a new data center in Iowa, the company said.