In 2017, Facebook set an example for other companies to take a cue from by using 100% wind energy to power its new data centre in Dixon County. It also pledged to source at least 50% of its energy needs from renewables by the end of 2018.
Talk about setting goals and achieving it; the Social media giant has yet done marvelously well by agreeing with wind and solar developers which has inked 1.1GW of clean power. The pledges represent an increase in demand for wind and solar farms to the tune of 100 GW by 2030
It is said that these plans often focus on reducing direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions within a corporation’s business.
As more multi-nationals establish renewables targets, it is expected that corporations would have an increasing impact on power market design. opening up new avenues for companies to purchase clean energy Read more here