Apple building 174 acre solar farm to power North Carolina data center

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=hDXSSi1qStA] Charlotte Observer is reporting that Apple has begun work building a 174 acre solar farm to power their new Maiden, North Carolina data center. The data center, located in Catawba County, was revealed by Steve Jobs during the iOS 5 keynote at WWDC this year, and will be partly responsible for powering iCloud. It […]