Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Switch
Parent Company: 
Switch Ltd.
Subsidy Source: 
state
Location: 
Nevada
Project Description: 

data center

Year: 
2015
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
data centers
Subsidy Value: 
$229,000,000
Program Name: 
multiple
Awarding Agency: 
Governor?s Economic Development Office
Type of Subsidy: 
MEGADEAL
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
100
Capital Investment: 
$1,000,000,000
Source of Data: 

Switch subsidy value is taken from: ?State by state look at incentives for computer data centers,? The Associated Press. September 30, 2015; job number is taken from: James Dehaven, ?Switch plans $1 billion Las Vegas expansion,? Las Vegas Business Press. January 16, 2015.

Notes: 

The subsidy was for company's SuperNAP colocation data center near Reno. The breakdown of thesubsidy has not been reported but a Subsidy Tracker entry from 2015 shows $13.7 million for the company from the Sales and Use Tax Abatement program.

Source Notes: 
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