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Mark Hunter, data centre site manager, Facebook (left) and Niall McEntegart, data centre operations director, EMEA at the company’s new data centre in Clonee, Co Meath. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Social media giant Facebook opened a new data centre on Thursday in Clonee, Co Meath. The centre is built on a 250-acre site that was formerly two far(...)

The Apple data centre site in Athenry, Co Galway. Apple walked away from the project after a series of objections, including one from Brian McDonagh.

One of the objectors to Apple’s Athenry data centre is facing a €22 million claim from Ulster Bank over unpaid loans. The bank is seeking judgment ag(...)

Microsoft: after each five-year cycle, the vessel would be retrieved, reloaded with new computers and redeployed. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Microsoft has sunk a data centre off the coast of Orkney to create quicker, “eco-friendly” internet. The 40ft cylinder is powered by tidal turbines a(...)

The site of the proposed €850 million Apple Data Centre  at Athenry, Co Galway. Mr Justice Paul McDermott rejected two judicial review challenges to An Bord Pleanála’s permission for the planned data hall

A judge may be told on Tuesday if there will be any application to appeal his decision permitting tech giant Apple to develop the first phase of a pla(...)

A legal challenge to the planned €850 million Apple data centre in Co Galway will be fast-tracked by the Commercial Court. Sinéad Fitzpatrick and A(...)