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Apple is on the final straight with its new spaceship-looking headquarters. Today the Cupertino company announced the name of its new 175-acre campus – Apple Park.
It will host 12,000 people and has working places, visitors center with an Apple Store, public cafe, 100,000 sq.ft fitness center for employees, R&D facilities and a 1,000-seat auditorium named Steve Jobs Theater. Moving to the new campus is estimated to take 6 months.

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The campus replaces 5 mln sq.ft asphalt and concrete with grassy fields and 9,000 native drought-resistant trees. The whole place is powered by 100% renewable energy with 17 megawatts of rooftop solar panels, running one of the largest solar energy installations in the world.

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Apple Park is the world’s largest naturally ventilated building, projected to require no heating or air conditioning for nine months of year. This sounds impressive even for a building based in always sunny California.

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