18 Apr '11, 10pm

Walmart Behind on Carbon Goal

Goals not met include an aim to, by 2010, sell only those air conditioners that are Energy Star rated. As of January 31, six of the eight models sold by Walmart are Energy Star-rated. The company says it was unable to meet the goal on the manual and remote-control models of its 5,000 BTU air conditioner, with the investment needed to bring these units into compliance far exceeding the energy savings a customer could realistically expect over the product lifetime.

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