said by leibold:
Shouldn't it get cheaper if you buy in bulk ?
The more you use, the bigger their capacity has to be. Whether they buy more off the grid or build larger generating capacity.
There was an article here quite some time ago where the NSA was building a data center (spy center) in CO where they will us $45M a year just for electric. I forgot how many of 100,000s of square feet it is going to be. Needless to say, they will have there own sub station ....