Prime Phoenix is a 210-critical-megawatt campus featuring five hyperscale/wholesale data centers in Avondale, Arizona. Each facility offers high-density capability with near-zero Water Usage Effectiveness and low PUE.
The Phoenix data center market is a key part of the North American ecosystem as one of the fastest-growing locations in the world. Phoenix offers low-cost power, tax incentives, connectivity, strong existing infrastructure, low risk, and access to highly educated talent.
Prime’s Phoenix data center campus features five hyperscale/wholesale data centers and 210 critical megawatts of power capacity. The campus will be highly sustainable with access to 100% renewable energy, near-zero WUE and low PUE. Each facility is high-density ready.
1. Data centers on your terms: unique ownership and dynamic lease options
2. Lower data center cost basis (power and land)
3. Ample capacity for short / long-term growth
|OVERVIEW | Phoenix is the largest metro area in the Southwestern United States. Approximately 5 million people reside in the Arizona state capital city, representing an annual growth rate of 1.4%.
Phoenix is an ideal network relay point connecting Southern California to Texas markets like Dallas, Austin and San Antonio. Sky Harbor International Airport continues to grow and provides efficient domestic and global travel options.
|Multiple Fortune 500 enterprise organizations call Phoenix home including Avnet, Freeport-McMoRan, Republic Services, Magellan Health and Sprouts Farmers Market.
Phoenix offers access to an abundant, educated workforce with 30+ colleges and universities in the metro area including Arizona State University and Grand Canyon University. Amenities abound with major sports teams, arts and culture, Scottsdale shopping and golf.
|MARKET SIZE | Arizton projects the European data center market to achieve record investments of $65.7 billion by 2027. The Nordic data center market is part of the next grouping of high-growth European regions that augment the established FLAPD (Frankfurt-London-Amsterdam-Paris-Dublin) markets.
With ~25 facilities from data center companies and carriers as well as tech/Internet businesses, Denmark is seeing increased investment that echoes the larger continental trend.
|Companies making recent public headlines regarding data center transactions in Denmark include Apple, Microsoft, Google and SAP amongst others. Prime projects Denmark's demand to continue at a 25% CAGR through 2030.
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|POWER | Denmark is the power hub of Northern Europe with planned and established interconnectors with Germany, Great Britain, Finland, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands. The country maintains one of the most reliable grids in all of Europe with 99.996% uptime.
Connected to both the main European and the Nordic Backbone Grids, Denmark has fully redundant connections and sufficient on-site power (10/15, 50/60, 132/150 and 400 kV grids).
|Renewable Power Sources | This is where Denmark really excels. The country has achieved 72% renewable energy in the mix and forecasts 100% by 2028.
Competitive Power Costs | According to Eurostat, only Finland posted lower electricity price for non-household consumers than Denmark. Rates in Germany and Italy were 2X or higher than Denmark power costs.
|NETWORK | Denmark has strong in-country, regional, intercontinental, and subsea cable network access. Denmark's optimal fibre connections and geographical location ensure low-latency experience for end users in Europe and the Nordics.
Additionally, dark fiber is readily available across the country, with redundant connections/paths from north to south and west to east. It is no surprise what Denmark ranks 5th on the global connectivity index.
|Network Performance | Denmark low-latency performance to numerous EU financial hubs such as Amsterdam (8 MS RT), Frankfurt (9 MS RT) Stockholm (8 MS RT) and Oslo (8 MS RT). Even London clocks in at 20 MS RT from CPH.
Copenhagen is the major peering/IX hub and Esbjerg region is the major subsea cable landing hub. International fiber connections are offered by a number of carriers including Telia, GlobalConnect, Lumen, TDC and Altibox.
|RISK PROFILE | Denmark is an extremely stable country with a AAA-rated economy. The country has maintained a fixed exchange rate policy since 1982 and the DKK has been pegged to the Euro since 1999. Denmark has also undergone extensive upgrades to its infrastructure (transportation, grids, network, renewables).
Top 5 Global Accolades
- Least corrupt country
- Ease of doing business
- Global competitiveness
|Weather / Natural Disaster Risk | Denmark’s climate is cool and temperate with summer-to-winter fluctuations limited to ~10 degrees Celsius for reduced pressure changes and violent storms. Low seismic activity contributes to The Global Seismic Hazard Map classifying Denmark as a "No Natural Disaster Zone".
Terrorism Risk | Denmark is classified as a "Very Low" terrorism risk with a score of 0.2 on the Global Terrorism Index. Comparatively the UK posted a 4.97 as the most risky EU country.
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