Keppel Data Centres Holding Pte Ltd (Keppel DC), City Gas and City-OG Gas Energy Services (City-OG) in the present day signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to discover utilizing LNG and hydrogen to energy Keppel DC’s Floating Data Centre Park (FDCP) in Singapore, which is presently in its exploration part.
Under the MOU, the three events will collectively discover and consider LNG procurement methods and the vitality transition to hydrogen within the longer-term. The events may even deliberate on chilly vitality harnessing for the FDCP and share experience on steam methane reforming. In line with Keppel’s Vision 2030, which locations sustainability on the coronary heart of its technique, this collaboration is a part of a Groupwide effort to check methods to create extra vitality environment friendly and greener information centres options in order that the burgeoning wants of the digital economic system could be met in a secure, dependable and environmentally pleasant method.
Mr Wong Wai Meng, Chief Executive Officer, Keppel DC, stated, “We are happy to faucet the experience of the Keppel eco-system of corporations – City Gas and City-OG. As trade leaders in applied sciences, such because the tri-generation LNG and steam methane reforming, our companions will present insights which can improve the design and envisaged operations on the FDCP to realize optimum vitality effectivity and discount in carbon emissions.
“The collaboration between Keppel DC, City Gas and City-OG broadens the efforts of the Keppel Group in lowering the carbon footprint of knowledge centre operations. We are harnessing synergies throughout the Group to discover the event of the FDCP, LNG and hydrogen-powered information centres, in addition to applied sciences reminiscent of carbon seize, utilisation and sequestration.”
Mr Perry Ong, Chief Executive Officer, City Gas, stated, “We are happy to work with Keppel DC to assist their FDCP mission exploration. Leveraging our experience in a complete vary of secure, dependable and clear gasoline options, City Gas is continually exploring methods to additional decrease carbon emissions. We are already utilizing pure gasoline within the city gasoline manufacturing course of with a longer-term view of utilizing hydrogen to additional minimise environmental influence. We are thus desperate to increase our inexperienced efforts within the information centre sector with this MOU.”
“With our experience in gasoline options and tri-generation, we’re excited to be a part of this collaboration, which can permit us to grasp higher how our know-how could be utilized to the rising information centre trade. We sit up for additional increase Keppel DC’s inexperienced initiatives at its FDCP.” stated Mr Gio Lee, Chief Executive Officer, City-OG Gas Energy Services.
Keppel Data Centres Holding (Keppel Data Centres) is a 70-30 three way partnership between Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation (Keppel T&T) and Keppel Land, each subsidiaries of Keppel Corporation, considered one of Singapore’s flagship multinational corporations with a worldwide footprint in additional than 20 international locations. Keppel offers options for sustainable urbanisation, specializing in 4 key areas comprising Energy & Environment, Urban Development, Connectivity and Asset Management.
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