01 Aug '11, 3pm

IKEA Buys Scottish Wind Farm

“As part of our global ‘IKEA Goes Renewable’ program, we are committed to heavily investing in making IKEA buildings more energy efficient and use more renewable energy,” said Steve Howard, chief sustainability officer, IKEA Group. “For example, our most recently built [British Isles]-based stores in Coventry, Southampton and Dublin have been designed to incorporate measures that will have a major impact on these areas, including geothermal heating and cooling systems, biomass boilers and improved insulation.”

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