Facebook Runs On Coal

coal miners mining

Facebook’s new data centre in Pineville, Oregon runs mostly on coal-power, according to TreeHugger.com

But other than a few environmentalists, nobody much cares.

Protesting the data-centre, there’s a petition with 2,753 signatures and a Facebook group with 144 members, AllFacebook reports.

For the record, Google’s Oregon data centre is hydro-powered.

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