AWS signs nuclear datacentre deal

All part of the plan to feed AI's power demands

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AWS signs nuclear datacentre deal

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has bolstered its datacentre infrastructure by acquiring a nuclear-powered datacentre campus in Pennsylvania.

Talen Energy Corporation confirmed the sale of the Cumulus datacentre campus to a major cloud service provider, identified as Amazon in Talen's investor presentation. The deal, structured with $...

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