Posts tagged: Greenpeace

Apple to Honor Earth Day 2014 at Retail Stores, Main Campus

Apple will be celebrating Earth Day 2014 next Tuesday, April 22 throughout its various retail locations and at its main campus, reports 9to5Mac.   The company will color its logos in green for the occasion, as employees will wear special shirts with an event planned at Apple’s headquarters at 1 Infinite Loop in Cupertino, California. […]

NC’s Green Source Rider Connects Big Energy Users to Renewable Energy

When Greenpeace praised Apple, Google and Facebook last week for moving rapidly to 100% renewable energy, one of the accomplishments they noted was their impact on Duke Energy. They coaxed the biggest US utility, Duke Energy, to provide renewable energy directly to large electricity buyers. Google plans to expand its data center in North Carolina and wants renewable […]

Sustaining Humanity: Why it’s Important to Look at Solar Energy

Guest Post There are many in the world who state that forms of renewable energy are nothing more than premature money-makers for manufacturers based on creating fears in humanity about protecting the planet fueled by the results of global catastrophes. Regardless of your belief in global warming or methods to saving the planet, renewable energy […]

Apple’s Data Centers Now Running on 100% Renewable Energy

Bloomberg notes that Apple has posted the 2012 update of its environmental policy pages, noting that the company has now achieved 100% renewable energy usage at all of its data centers. On a worldwide basis, the company’s corporate facilities are now running on 75% renewable energy, up from 35% just two years ago. Our goal […]

Indian Renewable Energy Sector to Create 2.4 Million Jobs by 2020

India’s renewable energy sector create up to 2.4 million jobs by 2020, according to a report jointly commissioned by environmental group Greenpeace, the Global Wind Energy Council and the European Renewable Energy Council. To date, the sector employs 200,000 people, but this could jump 14 times by 2030 with the right policies and investments in […]