30 Apr '13, 9pm

Verizon’s $100M Fuel Cell and Solar Power Play: Verizon has just pledged $100 million to the premise that so...

Verizon’s $100M Fuel Cell and Solar Power Play: Verizon has just pledged $100 million to the premise that so...

Verizon has just pledged $100 million to the premise that solar power and fuel cells can pay for themselves over time. On Tuesday, the telecommunications giant said it would invest $100 million in a combination of solar PV projects from Total’s SunPower, and natural gas-fueled fuel cells from ClearEdge’s UTC, at 19 sites in 7 states. The deployment puts Verizion in the company of corporate giants such as Apple , Google , Microsoft , AT&T and others that are adding renewable power and on-site generation assets to their mix of energy resources. In Verizon’s case, the investment is also a test bed for proving that clean energy investments make business sense across a range of environments, from corporate offices to data centers and network switching hubs. “We look at this as a ten-year ROI, with a net present value that had to be positive,” James Gowan, Verizon’s chief sustai...

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