25 Apr '17, 4pm

Ricoh unveils #solar project, commits to 100% #renewables

Ricoh unveils #solar project, commits to 100% #renewables

Ricoh USA Inc. , the regional arm of Japan-based imaging and electronics company Ricoh Co. Ltd., has announced a new solar array is powering its West Caldwell, N.J., office facility. The array, which is roughly 1.3 times the size of a football field and set to provide more than half of the facility’s electrical needs, builds on Ricoh’s ongoing sustainability efforts. Completed in collaboration with New York City-based EnterSolar, the solar array is expected to generate more than 790,000 kWh per year, which according to Ricoh, translates to $1.9 million in energy savings over the next 10 years. “Concern for the environment is in Ricoh’s DNA. It’s core to our corporate identity,” says Donna Venable, executive vice president of human resources and deputy general manager of shared services for Ricoh Americas. “Since Ricoh established its Environmental Promotion Group more than...

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