eBay Awarded LEED Gold certification from the USGBC for the new customer service center in Utah

ebay02The architecture and engineering firm SmithGroupJJR designed the facility and Okland Construction was the general contractor. The project is a 3 story 244,000 sq. ft. facility with an overall energy savings of 34%, with receptacle loads comprise 40% of the projected annual energy use.

UPDATE: eBay has incorporated 30 Bloom Energy servers into their existing facility in South Jordan, Utah. The data center’s energy architecture includes a 6 MW installation of the servers generating on-site power 24 hours a day, 365 days a year , enabling eBay to use electricity from the grid for redundancy only.

 

This entry was posted on Thursday, June 20th, 2013 at 16:14 and is filed under News & Events.