According to Google spokesperson Farshad Shadloo, Google currently have no plans to develop this site but want to ensure that they have options to continue to expand their data center presence in Europe if their business demands it. They don’t expect to take any decision on this in the near future.
“I am very pleased that Google one of the world's most well-known brands, has acquired land in Avesta in Dalarna. Business Sweden cooperates with regions across Sweden to identify opportunities for international companies to invest and expand in Sweden, and it’s a privilege to have worked closely with Google and the teams in Avesta throughout the process.” Ylva Berg, CEO Business Sweden.
Business Sweden’s purpose is to help Swedish companies reach their full international potential and foreign companies to invest and expand in Sweden. We offer our customers strategic advice and hands-on support.
About Data Centers by Sweden
Data Centers by Sweden is a national partnership between selected Swedish regions with prepared site solutions and corporate partners specialized in key investment aspects, offering support around site selection and due diligence for strategic or large-scale datacenters. The project is managed by Business Sweden and partly financed by The Swedish Agency for Economical and Regional Growth.