Facebook shows off heat-recovery system for its Danish data centre

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Energy from servers will heat 6,900 homes in Odense. Source Marcel Haantjes, Pixabay
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Energy from servers will heat 6,900 homes in Odense. Source Marcel Haantjes, Pixabay

District heating system transfers heat generated at by Facebook's servers to buildings in the city of Odense

Social media giant Facebook has unveiled a new heat recovery system at a wind-powered data centre in Denmark that uses heat generated by its servers to warm homes in the nearby community. The district...

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