Apple revives controversial Athenry, Ireland datacenter plan

After protests previously caused it to abandon creating a datacenter in Athenry, Ireland, Apple has revived its plans and now intends to complete it by 2026.

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Plans for a $1 billion Apple datacenter in Ireland’s Atherny, County Galway, are back following previous protests and legal challenges. Apple had put the land up for sale, but has now filed for an extension on its original planning permission.

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