Polaris solar PV net news: Apple and the Nevada power company NV Energy today announced, the two companies said before 2019 will be in Nevada to build a 200-megawatt solar farms. The farm mainly to power Apple’s Reno, Nevada Datacenter support. NV Energy will reach an agreement with Apple, buy solar-power farms generating power, the future Apple will provide up to 5 megawatts to NV Energy.
Apple Vice President, environment, policy, and social projects Lisa Jackson said: “investing in innovative clean energy for Apple is committed to the achievement and maintenance of 100% renewable energy goals is important. We cooperate with NVEnergy to ensure iMessage, FaceTime and Siri services using clean energy, at the same time, lets Nevada residents and other companies also use green energy. ”
In the past few years, Apple has been repeatedly extended Reno data center. Now that Apple is working on construction of a second data center. Apple data center are all using renewable energy.
Original title: Apple build build 200 megawatts of solar power in Nevada