Bend has many factors that make it a great location for data centers.
- Low Risk Location – Bend has one of the lowest risks of natural disasters in the country and enjoys moderate weather and temperatures, making it an ideal location to for colocation or disaster recovery solutions.
- Fast Access to Major Business Markets – Bend is connect to major markets, with direct flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle , Denver and Salt Lake City.
- Diverse Energy Resources – Oregon is rich in renewable energy resources. Solar, wind, geothermal, small hydroelectricity projects, biomass (wood and organic solid waste), and wave energy, along with alternative fuels can provide Oregon with energy independence, rural community development and cleaner air.