09 Aug '18, 9am

Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement Sets New Record in 2018.

Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement Sets New Record in 2018 Non-utility buyers of renewable energy contract for more than 3.5 gigawatts of new projects in 2018 to date, setting a new single-year record in the U.S. BOULDER, CO —August 8, 2018 —This week, the Business Renewables Center (BRC), a membership program at Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), announced that corporate renewable energy procurement reached a new record in 2018, with 3.57 gigawatts (GW) of clean energy projects announced this year to date in the United States. This number exceeds both the 3.12 GW record set in 2015, the highest previous year, and the 2.89 GW contracted for in 2017. The BRC’s deal tracker is updated on a regular basis with newly announced corporate renewable energy deals: http://businessrenewables.org/corporate-transactions/ The announcement highlights the growth of corporate-backed renew...

Full article: https://www.rmi.org/press-release/corporate-renewable-ene...

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