Europe less welcoming to data centers amid pushback on energy and water needs – The Japan Times

Every time we make a call on Zoom, upload a document to the cloud or stream a video, our computers connect to vast warehouses filled with servers to store or access data.

Not so long ago, European countries were falling over each other to welcome the firms that run these warehouses known as data centers. Wide-eyed politicians trumpeted investments and dreamed of creating global tech hubs.

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