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Posted 09 October 2017 - 06:24 PM

Microsoft just bought all the electricity from this wind farm for 15 years to power cloud computing

Microsoft buys wind energy from GE and a license to supply energy to Ireland's grid.
Liam Tung

By Liam Tung | October 9, 2017 -- 12:46 GMT (13:46 BST) | Topic: Innovation

Microsoft has struck a deal with GE to buy all of the output from its new 37-megawatt wind farm in Ireland for the next 15 years. Microsoft says GE's wind farm, which is located in the south west of Ireland in County Kerry, will support growing demand for its cloud computing services in the country.

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