Swedish Vattenfall AB has signed a five-year agreement to deliver renewable electricity for U.S.-based social networking company Facebook Inc.'s computer center in Lulea, Sweden, that was opened on Wednesday.
The electricity will be provided through hydro power from the Lule River. The access to clean energy was an important factor when Facebook decided to locate the computer center in Lulea. The company aims to get at least 25% of its energy mix from clean and renewable sources before 2015. Read more.