Renewable Energy – GBRI
 

American fashion house Ralph Lauren Corp. recently announced that it plans to power all of its globally owned and operated offices, distribution centers and stores with 100% renewable electricity by 2025. With this, the company is ready to join the RE100 – a group of businesses committed to the use of renewable power. In addition, […]

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Retail giant Target had set an ambitious goal for itself of sourcing all of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030. The company has managed to achieve one-fourth of the target and recently announced the completion of its 500th rooftop solar installation at its Napa, California, store. In total, Target has added more than 240 megawatts of […]

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Budweiser recently announced that the company’s five breweries in Brazil will all switch 100% clean energy usage for production and distribution. Budweiser plans to build a wind farm with over 80 MW capacity in the Brazilian state of Bahia in collaboration with Casaforte Investimentos, and this would supply clean energy to all five of its breweries […]

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The University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia plans to become carbon neutral by 2025 and to achieve this target, it has installed a huge water battery that stands three stories high. Installed in September this year as an experiment which turned out to be quite successful, the battery is already producing enough energy to […]

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At present, offshore wind power accounts for a meager 0.3% of the world’s energy generation, but an increase in investment combined with a dip in the technology costs might make the sector explode as it has vast potential. The International Energy Agency recently released a report which claimed that wind power could be a $1 trillion business […]

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Unilever had committed to meet it power requirements completely by renewable grid electricity by 2020. The multinational consumer goods giant has met its ambitious goal a few months early as the company recently announced that all of its factories, offices, R&D facilities, data centers, warehouses and distribution centers across five continents are now powered by 100% […]

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As a part of its “Greenprint” strategic plan to minimize the environmental impact of its operations, the Detroit Zoological Society recently revealed that the Detroit Zoo would be powered completely by renewable energy sourced from Michigan through DTE Energy’s MIGreenPower program. The move is expected to offset 7,425 metric tons of carbon dioxide. MIGreenPower is a voluntary […]

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A new study from MIT reveals that the US states that are investing more in renewable energy like wind and solar stand to gain billions of dollars in term of health benefits in the upcoming decade instead of spending billions on improving the health of people suffering from air pollution-induced ailments. In fact, 10 states […]

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The small Central American nation of Costa Rica just proved to the world that it is completely possible to run solely on renewable power. For 31 straight days in the month of May, the country produced almost all of its electricity from renewable sources. Costa Rica generated 984.19 GWh of electricity in May this year, […]

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