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Submission + - The Straight Poop on Microsoft's New Data Center (informationweek.com)

CowboyRobot writes: "Microsoft is planning a zero-carbon data center in Wyoming that will use biogas from an adjacent wastewater treatment plant as its power supply.

Once the R&D project is complete, Microsoft will donate the Data Plant to the City of Cheyenne and the University of Wyoming for future research.

The ultimate goal of the Data Plant program is to free data centers from having to rely on expensive and potentially unstable power grids."

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The Straight Poop on Microsoft's New Data Center

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Once it hits the fan, the only rational choice is to sweep it up, package it, and sell it as fertilizer.

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