308-237-9346  •  drobinson@edcbc.com

Incentives and Operating Cost

All Incentives Dependent on Size and Scope of Project

  • Free land up to 200 acres
  • Site grading
  • Utility installation waivers (no impact fees)
  • Local economic development office incentives
  • Nebraska Advantage Act (contract incentive between company and department of revenue)  
    • Real Estate Tax Refunds
    • Investment credits
    • Wage credits
    • Sales tax refunds on capital purchases
    • Personal property tax exemptions on computer systems

Credits may be applied to sales tax, income tax or employee withholding tax .

Financially strong municipality - incentives determined on a per project basis.

Financially Viable Master Planned Data Site

  • Free Land* – Depending on size and scope of project (205 acres)
  • Power Rates – As low as 4 cents per kWh depending on load (Econ. Dev. Fixed Power Rate Available 5 years)
  • Financial Incentives – State & local + data equip. tax exemptions
  • Geothermal cooling – Country’s largest aquifer Avg. 52°-55°
  • Outside air economizers –  Daily temperature Avg. 48.7°-49.9°
  • Infrastructure complete – Power, Fiber, and Municipal
  • Master planned specific for data center development (M&A\Gensler)
     

Master planned specific for data center development

WHERE THE HIGH TECH MEETS THE HIGH PLAINS
Economic Development Council of Buffalo County  •  308-237-9346  •  drobinson@edcbc.com
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