24 Sep Nike Pledges to Use 100-Percent Renewable Energy by 2025
Nike Inc. was among several Fortune 500 companies committing to sourcing 100 percent of its electricity from renewable energy by 2025 to reduce CO2 emissions, according to a press release from The Climate Group.
Eric Sprunk, COO, Nike Inc., said in the release, “Climate change is a global issue that requires global solutions. We believe that collaboration is important to accelerate and scale sustainable innovations that have potential to change the world, and Nike is proud to join the leading global brands in RE100 with our commitment to reach 100 percent renewable energy.”
Other companies making the RE100 commitment were Goldman Sachs, Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble, Salesforce, Starbucks, Steelcase, Voya Financial and Walmart.
The Climate Group release can be found here: http://www.theclimategroup.org/what-we-do/news-and-blogs/fortune-500-listed-companies-pledge-to-use-100-renewable-electricity/