(The Hosting News) – The Internet service provider Bahnhof and the energy company Fortum Värme have signed an agreement for large-scale heat recovery from Bahnhof’s planned “Green Hub” data centre in central Stockholm. Fortum Värme will be supplying cooling to Bahnhof, which in turn plans to sell back surplus heat to the district heating system. The ability for data centres to sell excess heat, which previously went to waste, at market prices make Stockholm a unique place to establish your operations.
Energy recovery is an additional competitive advantage for Stockholm that offers the opportunity to take a leading position as Europe’s primary hub for information and communication technology companies.
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