Google to invest €3B in data centers in Europe

Freitag, 20. September 2019 10:31

Google’s Chief Executive Sundar Pichai announced on Friday the company will invest extra €3 billion ($3.32 billion) to expand its European data centers.

At a joint news conference, Finland’s Prime Minister Antti Rinne said that Google’s investment plan includes an extra €600 million investment in the Hamina data center in Finland that brings total investment in the site to €2 billion.

Google’s other European data centers are located in the Netherlands, Ireland, and Belgium.

The company also said that it is sticking to the plan from 2011 to invest more than $700 million in Taiwan by building a second facility on the island.

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