Posts tagged: renewable energy

First Nation Charts Brighter Course with 160-Panel Solar Facility

Already invested in wind, solar and food security, North Shore band is increasing its ‘energy sovereignty.’ By: David P. Ball The sun is about to rise on one local First Nation’s renewable-energy ambitions thanks to a planned 160-panel solar power array it plans to install on a new government and health building under construction. “It’s […]

Where Apple Stands in its Quest for 100% Clean Energy

By: Jackie Wattles Apple is producing more than 200 million electronic devices each year. And making all those iPhones, MacBooks and tablets takes an enormous amount of energy. That’s why it’s a big deal when Apple (AAPL, Tech30) says it wants to be the greenest company on Earth. The company launched a massive clean energy […]

Apple Hits 96% Renewable Energy Worldwide as Suppliers Join Pledge for 100%

By: Greg Barbosa In an interview with Bloomberg, Apple’s Lisa Jackson has announced that the company has achieved 96% worldwide renewable energy up from 2015’s 93%. Already having been at 100% renewable energy in the United States, three more of the company’s worldwide suppliers have pledged to follow suit. In the interview, Jackson mentions that the company won’t […]

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Chicago Wants to Become a Renewable Energy Powerhouse

By: Anmar Frangoul   City buildings in Chicago are to be powered by 100 percent renewable energy by the year 2025, the city’s Mayor Rahm Emanuel has announced. In a release over the weekend Emanuel – along with figureheads from Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Housing Authority, Chicago Park District and City Colleges of Chicago – said […]

Air Liquide Installs First of Eight Clean Energy Stations in France

By: Jemima Owen-Jones Air Liquide has inaugurated a new clean energy station in Servon, Ile-de-France, in partnership with Carrefour. This station, designed and installed by Air Liquide, will provide fuel on bio natural gas for transport vehicles (bio-NGV). The Servon station is the first of eight multi-clean energy stations that Air Liquide will roll out […]