Like Ice. Photo: Richard Renberg
Like - the Facebook icon icesculpture in the City Park Lulea. Photo: Richard Renberg.

In the media: Sweden´s cold climate is hot

Facebook's establishment in Luleå puts the city on the map. Some news articles below:

Facebook Hall No. 2

NSD Server Hall for 530 million SEK

[http://nsd.se/nyheter/lulea/serverhall-for-530-miljoner-8687344.aspx]

SVT: Facebook will build a second data center in Lulea

[http://www.svt.se/nyheter/regionalt/nordnytt/facebook-bygger-en-till-serverhall-i-lulea]

Opening

GP: Datacenter hot in cold Sweden

[http://www.gp.se/nyheter/sverige/1.2011951-datacenter-hett-i-kallt-sverige]

Bloomberg: Facebook Defrosts Arctic Circle Data Center

[http://www.bloomberg.com/video/facebook-defrosts-arctic-circle-data-center-pV8TmxxcTAyhJMrCS0Gt9A.html]

C|net: Facebook turns on data center at edge of the Arctic Circle

[http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57588965-93/facebook-turns-on-data-center-at-edge-of-the-arctic-circle/]

ABC News: Facebook Starts First Servers Outside the US

[http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/facebook-starts-servers-us-19382269#.UblpZ_lA2So]

DN: Facebook moves into Luleå

[http://www.dn.se/ekonomi/facebook-flyttar-in-i-lulea/]

Computer Sweden: Facebook about the future in Lulea

[http://computersweden.idg.se/2.2683/1.512319/facebook-gav-lulea-oklara-framtidsbesked]

Expressen TV: Facebook´s New Swedish data center

[http://www.expressen.se/tv/nyheter/facebook-inviger-svensk-serverhall/]

SR: Facebook creates new jobs in Luleå

[http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=98&artikel=5562098]

SR: Facebook fires up the chimney

[http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=98&artikel=5562257]

SVD: Facebook´s data center draws electricity throughout Västerås

[http://www.svd.se/naringsliv/digitalt/facebooks-datorhall-drar-el-som-hela-vasteras_8259950.svd#xtor=AD-500-[svd.se/naringsliv]-[]-[Textlank]-[aftonbladet]-[]-[]]

Construction

The Sun, UK: Facebook keeps your photos in the freezer

[http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/features/4759932/New-Facebook-data-hub-freezing-Swedish-town-Lulea.html]

Swedish Radio Graphic: Facebooks data center in Lulea

SR

[http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=83&artikel=5400033]

Swedish Radio: Hacker threat against Facebooks new data center in Lulea

SR

[http://sverigesradio.se/sida/artikel.aspx?programid=83&artikel=5383951]

New Technology: How big is Facebook in Luleå

[http://www.nyteknik.se/nyheter/it_telekom/internet/article3577189.ece]

Internet World: Ice cold Mission

[http://internetworld.idg.se/2.22568/1.445649/iskallt-uppdrag---lulea-mot-ny-digital-industri-era]

Jusek: Here is the story of how Facebook came to Luleå

[http://www.jusektidningen.se/Jusektidningen/Nyheter/Tema1/Luleas-kyla-ar-het/]

Built News: Facebook´s European Data Center being built in Lulea

[http://www.byggnyheter.se/2012/05/facebooks-europeiska-datacenter-byggs-i-lule]

News about Facebook at LTU

LTU one of the reasons why Facebook choose Luleå

[http://www.ltu.se/ltu/media/LTU-ett-av-skalen-till-att-Facebook-valde-Lulea-1.84774?l=en]

Page Editor and Contact: Richard Renberg

Published: 12 January 2012

Updated: 28 August 2014

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