Commercial - August 16, 2021
Google parent company Alphabet allocated $3.47 billion from the proceeds of a portfolio of sustainability bonds issued last year and announced a new target for Google to run on carbon-free energy 24/7, 365 days a year by 2030.
GHG Emissions - August 12, 2021
Twisted X announced Aug. 11 that it has achieved net-zero emissions in its operations and is committing to maintaining carbon neutrality into the future.
GHG Emissions - August 9, 2021
Buildings and buildings construction are responsible for 36% of global energy consumption and 39% of energy-related annual carbon emissions, a new study found.
GHG Emissions - August 6, 2021
With the release of its 2021 ESG Report, The Home Depot reported a 22% reduction in carbon intensity while at the same time growing the business by nearly 20%. Additional progress for the year included LED lighting upgrades, participation in demand mitigation programs, and expanded use of fuel cells and solar power. This excerpted report features "5 Takeaways" The Home Depot learned while navigating a year unlike any other.
GHG Emissions - August 5, 2021
Mattel announced Aug. 5 a new target to reduce its Scope 1 and 2 emissions 50% by 2030 from a 2019 baseline.
GHG Emissions - August 3, 2021
Vantage Data Centers announced Aug. 2 that it will achieve net-zero emissions in its data centers globally by 2030.
Energy Efficiency - July 29, 2021
LaGuardia Airport's new Terminal B was awarded LEED v4 Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council, a first for any airline terminal in the world under more stringent requirements.
GHG Emissions - July 29, 2021
Columbia Sportswear Company announced July 28 that it is targeting a 30% reduction in manufacturing emissions by 2030.
GHG Emissions - July 27, 2021
Yum! Brands released its latest sustainability detailing its new target to reduce emissions 46% between 2019 and 2030 and achieve net-zero emissions by 2050.
Energy Efficiency - July 22, 2021
Fifth Season, a vertical commercial farming company, will soon be implementing an energy management system to cut its energy bills and increase its energy resilience and reliable access to clean energy.