2015-02-10. Apple Building Solar Farm to Power California Operations.

posted Feb 16, 2015, 11:08 PM by Alan Gould
By Brian X. Chen, The New York Times. For GSS Energy Use chapter 10. Excerpt: Apple is going big on solar. Timothy D. Cook, the company’s chief executive, said at an investors’ conference on Tuesday that Apple planned to build an $850 million solar farm that would power its California operations, including its new Cupertino campus, stores and a data center in Fremont. Apple said it teamed up with First Solar, a solar-energy equipment supplier, to construct the solar farm in Monterey County. The farm is expected to be completed by the end of 2016, First Solar said....  http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/02/10/apple-to-build-california-solar-farm/.