/

The European weather center will open in Bologna

Posted: 17 March 2017

The city of Bologna was chosen as the location for the new data center ECMWF, the European Centre for Medium-term Weather Forecasts.

Bologna has won the rush to host the intergovernmental organization supported by 20 European Union member states that so far had its headquarters in Reading, England.

The other cities in competition were Exeter (UK), Slough (UK), Luxembourg, Espoo (Finland), Akureyri (Iceland).