100% Renewable Energy

Extremely stable electrical grid and low electricity prices. 100% renewable electricity production in The Power Region. The regional electricity production consists of hydro, bio and wind.

Electricity Tax for Data Centers lowered from January 2017

The Government of Sweden has implemented a change to the Swedish electricity tax system from January 2017. The change will be beneficial for future investments to The Power Region, cutting off total electricity costs for data centers by up to 40%. Electricity prices in The Power Region are now among the lowest in the European Union.

One of four national wind-power centers is located in the region. About 4 GW or 1500 new wind turbines are in the pipeline to be installed. Welcome to The Power Region!

Latest News

  • Östersund most student-friendly town in Sweden April 26, 2018
    The Swedish National Union of Students has since 1999 awarded the price “Student City of the Year” to a town or city that actively works to attract,  improve and support the students’ conditions and in doing so inspire other cities to follow. This year Östersund and the Mid-Sweden University was awarded this price! Great news for ...
  • Recent MIDSKOG article April 25, 2018
    In the recent issue of Svenska Vindkraft’s (Swedish Windpower Association) magazine, an extensive article presents the work being done by The Power Region to establish energy intensive industries in the region along with the construction of the new substation at MIDSKOG, only 30 km outside Östersund. Read the article here SvenskVindkraft#1, 2018    (in Swedish only, sorry)
  • New Re-fit site option April 11, 2018
    Kantverket – a privately owned property available for long-term lease, built in 2008, today housing a tool sales warehouse. It offers some 2450 sq.m of space at 8m ceiling height plus additional 40 sq.m office space. Located just outside Östersund city, in an industrial zone and a mere 15 min drive from the airport, the ...

Data Center Sites

Torvalla Industrial Park
 

Torvalla Industrial Park

  • 72 ha (178 ac) in total
  • flexible size solutions
  • shovel-ready - all permits in place
Brunflo Refit
 

Brunflo Refit

  • 4000m² industrial space
  • 2 MW available today
  • no additional permits for data centers
Torvalla Refit
 

Torvalla Refit

  • 2490 m² industrial space
  • 2-5 MW available
  • no additional permits for data centers
Lugnvik Refit
 

Lugnvik Refit

  • 650 m² industrial space
  • 2-10 MW available
  • no additional permits for data centers
Ocke Refit
 

Ocke Refit

  • 2000 m² industrial space
  • 2 MW available
  • redundant fiber connection