Google investment to Finland worth 200MEur
Posted by Janne Saarikko on March 4, 2009
Google has annouced that the size of the investment to city Hamina in Finland will be 200 million euros. The price of the factory they bought was 40MEur.
Google will use the former paper mill as a data center employing permanently approximately 50 persons.
Right next to the Google data center there will be a factory producing windmills for Winwind. A new government funded project in the area will start building a wind mill park of 12MW for Haminan Energia (Hamina Energy company).
These investments were greeted with glad by minister Mauri Pekkarinen.