Cost of power now accounts for 50% + of the OPEX of a data centre in most of Europe and this % is rising as power costs increase, and the amount of power consumed is therefore a cornerstone of the Data Centre OPEX. Green Mountain AS addresses this in 2 ways:
Adding these two elements together on a 1000kW server load clients will save £m’s over a 5 year period with predictable OPEX over that period because power prices can be fixed for up to 10 years.
Green Moutain AS have clients across a wide spectrum of industry sectors. Clients include the largest bank in Norway and the largest IT company as well as oil companies and managed service providers.
“At DNB we are very pleased that we chose Green Mountain as our data centre partner. The data centres’ robustness and quality are unique and thus meeting our rigorous and critical data centre requirements as Norway’s largest bank. We have no hesitation in highly recommending their data centres to anyone requiring high quality and cost effective solutions.”
Øyvind Trangerud, EVP of Technology and Supplier Management
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In the technical section we explain in detail how robust the data centres are physically and from a mechanical and electrical infrastructure perspective. These reasons include:
We have 2 data centres in the Green Mountain group. DC1-Stavanger is located just outside Stavanger on the south-west coast of Norway on an Island, connected to the mainland by road/tunnels. DC2-Telemark is on the edge of the town of Rjukan. It is 2 hrs by car from Oslo international Airport and there is a small airport within 30 minutes It is in the heart of hydro generation in Norway with multiple hydro power stations within the near vicinity.
Green Mountain AS have unique taxation offerings: