Polaris solar PV net news: generally, big companies tend to develop more aggressive green energy targets, which means that these companies need on-line more renewable capacity, in order to achieve this goal, so are more likely to become a leader in renewable power. The study will analyze the world’s top ten enterprises of renewable energy targets, energy strategy and achievement of the present, and cross-comparing the performance of similar companies.
At present, in the world’s top ten enterprises, 7 have developed specific renewable energy targets, that is before the particular day, the company’s use of renewable electricity in total electricity consumption increased to a certain level. In addition, long term, 7 companies have plans to upgrade the renewable power percentage to 100%.
Microsoft (Microsoft) renewable energy procurement led all the way in the enterprise, has now achieved a renewable electricity target of 100%. Microsoft has set for its data center electricity consumption specific wind, solar and hydropower objectives. However, in the world’s top ten enterprises, Google (Google) is likely to become the first not to purchase renewable energy certificates (REC) cases, achieving the goal of 100% renewable energy power company.
In addition, for many companies, new renewable energy generating capacity is critical, and they must take action, or this part of the volume may be difficult to build up. Because of this, appears directly on the market power purchase and on-site power models are increasingly popular. However, for some companies, purchasing renewable energy certificates remains one of the company is an important way to achieve the goal of renewable energy, but also “green electricity” the first milestone on the road.
In the world’s top ten enterprises, 7 plans of renewable electricity in total electricity consumption increased to 100%
Among them, 2 for 100% renewable power goals set specific dates
They’re 500 million dollars
At present, the annual “new energy” activity total expenditures of about $500 million.
Original title: world’s top ten renewable target and realization of enterprise