aesoteric writes: A start-up has laid out ambitious plans to build up to 50 facilities in regional and rural Australia that can be powered by biogas and other renewable energy sources. Negotiations are underway to base the first rural facility adjacent to an abattoir. A digester would be built to process waste from the abattoir. Methane produced in that process will be funneled to the datacenter and used to generate power to run the center's load and cooling systems.
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