28 Feb '12, 6pm

Kaiser Permanente Aims to Cut GHG Emissions 30% by 2020: The health care giant that's pledged to green its facil...

Kaiser Permanente Aims to Cut GHG Emissions 30% by 2020: The health care giant that's pledged to green its facil...

Purchasing green power via renewable energy credits. The organization's purchase of wind power via RECs last year helped avoid 12,700 metric tons of CO2 emissions. Retrofitting existing facilities for energy efficiency and constructing new buildings to greener standards. Efforts thus far include installing 185 acres of reflective roofing on medical centers, reducing energy load by about 10 percent; spending $2.4 million to upgrade lights and install window film, moves that are expected to cut $1 million in energy costs annually. Installing solar power and other clean energy systems at Kaiser facilities when feasible. KP launched a solar initiative that has brought 11 megawatts of generation capacity to 11 sites through power purchase agreements since 2011. It also has brought 4 MW of fuel cell generation to four sites in California; in all, seven sites in the state are to ...

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