Sprint recently announced new corporate environmental goals, including a commitment to source 100% renewable electricity across its entire operations – all retail stores, offices, call centers, and network sites – by 2025.
Retailer Target has announced the completion of its 500th rooftop solar installation.
The Estée Lauder Companies signed a virtual power purchase agreement for 22 megawatts of energy from NextEra Energy Resources’ Ponderosa wind farm in Oklahoma.
The Clorox Company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Enel Green Power North America recently announced the signing of a 12-year, 70MW virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for the purchase of renewable energy beginning in 2021.
The Auraria Sustainable Campus Program (ASCP) in Denver, in partnership with the Auraria Higher Education Center (AHEC) and Namasté Solar of Boulder, is nearing the completion of a 779kW solar array installation atop the Auraria Library.
La Villa Independent School District (ISD) in Texas announced the kickoff of a comprehensive energy efficiency project that will improve performance of the district’s facilities, as well as air conditioning comfort and lighting in the learning environment and further reduce energy costs and carbon emissions.
Budweiser has announced it will have all of its production and distribution in Brazil done 100% with clean energy by 2022.
The UK government recently announced an investment of £315 million — around $403 million — to help energy-intensive businesses in the heavy industry reduce their energy bills and lower their carbon emissions.
Construction began this week on the 225-megawatt Long Draw Solar project in Borden County, Texas. Four municipalities have already signed a power purchase agreement with Engie North America for all of the project’s capacity.
Verdigris Technologies, developers of Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions, has partnered with Global Electrification company, ABB, bringing Verdigris’s machine-learning applications to ABB’s global line of connected low-voltage switching fabric products to predict unplanned surges in power consumption for commercial and industrial buildings.
Independent energy company Tenaska closed $158 million in commercial financing today for the Nobles 2 wind project, which is under construction in Nobles County in southwest Minnesota.
Apple, eBay, Samsung, and Sprint today announced a joint agreement to purchase power from a new wind farm owned and developed by Apex Clean Energy.