The demand for data centers has surged in recent years, driven by the exponential growth in digital data and the increasing reliance on cloud-based services. This heightened demand stems from various sectors, including technology, finance, healthcare, and entertainment, all seeking robust and scalable infrastructure to store, process, and transmit data. Transforming a defunct coal plant site into a carbon sink presents a multifaceted opportunity with cast environmental, economic, and social benefits.
Student Work From ARCH-4556, Design Studio 3, Fall 2023
Supervisor: Dr. Oswald Jenewein
Leila Coulibaly-Diakite, Andre Cuvelier, Marcelo Magalhaes