Atop their soon-to-open Sweetwater store, the installation is South Florida\’s largest solar array and the 40th solar project for IKEA in the U.S. with the retailer\’s continuing commitment to being energy independent by 2020. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE
The city of Fort Lauderdale is leading the way in sustainability and renewable energy with four new wind turbines that can produce 36 kilowatts. The $400,000 project was completely paid for with federal grants. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE
Globally, IKEA has committed to 157 wind turbines and has installed around 550,000 solar panels on its buildings, and in fiscal year 2013, IKEA produced enough renewable energy to match 37 percent of its consumption. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE
From big-box retailers to high-tech manufacturers, more companies across the country are producing their own power. Since 2006, the number of electricity-generation units at commercial and industrial sites has more than quadrupled to roughly 40,000 from about 10,000. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE.
This November, Walgreens will open a new store in Evanston, Illinois, but it won’t be just another store. This unique building will attempt to be the first by a major retailer in the U.S. to generate more energy than it consumes, CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE.
The symbolism of the six turbines being installed on the roof of the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort is important for environmentally conscious guests and will help visualize the hotel as a place to be concious of energy use. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE
You may not buy the notion of athletes as role models, but the green movement is quick to identify sports and its venues as just that. It\’s one of the most culturally influential sectors in the country and the world. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE