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Facebook says it will be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2020

This press release was originally posted by Business Insider, here Facebook will be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2020, the company has promised. In new goals published on Tuesday, Facebook also said it would cut its greenhouse gas emissions 75% over the same timeframe. Tech giants like Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Apple, consume extraordinary… Read more »

Schneider Electric Joins Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles; Commits to Increasing Access to Renewable Energy

This press release was originally posted by Schneider Electric, here. ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Schneider Electric, the global specialist in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced it joined the Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles, an initiative made up of 76 companies seeking to spur progress on renewable energy and achieve their sustainable… Read more »

Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement Sets New Record in 2018

This press release was originally posted by the Rocky Mountain Institute, here. BOULDER, CO—August 8, 2018—This week, the Business Renewables Center (BRC), a membership program at Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), announced that corporate renewable energy procurement reached a new record in 2018, with 3.57 gigawatts (GW) of clean energy projects announced this year to date in the… Read more »

Visa Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity by End of 2019

This press release was originally posted by Visa, read full version here. Supports industry progress by joining RE100 Initiative and Business Renewables Center, signing Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa (NYSE: V) today announced its commitment to use 100 percent renewable electricity across its global operations by the end of 2019. As part of this… Read more »

GreenBiz: 2018 Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance Summit will be hosted in Oakland at VERGE 18

This story was originally posted by GreenBiz, here. The annual Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) Summit will return to the San Francisco Bay Area in 2018 — hosted Oct. 14-16 in Oakland ahead of GreenBiz Group’s VERGE 18 conference and expo. REBA is a coalition of leadership organizations with deep expertise in transforming energy markets: BSR’s Future of Internet… Read more »

AT&T Announces One of the Largest Corporate Renewable Energy Purchases; Signs on to Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles

This press release was originally posted by AT&T, here. Wind Farms in Oklahoma and Texas to Provide 520 MW of Renewable Energy DALLAS, Feb. 8, 2018 – AT&T* will purchase 520 megawatts (MW) of wind power through 2 agreements with subsidiaries of NextEra Energy Resources, the world’s largest operator of renewable energy projects. Together, these deals… Read more »