Top 10 companies procuring renewable energy

Vestas , the wind energy technology provider has made a report mentioning the top 20 firms around the world in terms of consumption of renewable energy-based electricity in 2010.

Kohl’s Corporation, Whole Foods Inc., Toronto-Dominion Bank, Swiss Reinsurance Limited and Nordea Bank AB are in top five companies.

Other companies who used renewable power are: Adobe Systems Inc., News Corp, Deutsche Bank AG, Starbucks, Metlife, Nokia, Allianz and Johnson & Johnson.

Kohl’s Corporation sourced 100 percent of their power consumption from renewable energy sources, because they procured over 1400 GWh of renewable energy-based electricity in 2010.

Adobe Systems Inc. procured about 75 percent or 54 GWh of renewable energy-based electricity in 2010, Deutsche Bank and News Corp. procured 67 percent and 65 percent of their electricity consumption from renewable energy sources while Starbucks and Nokia met 58 percent and 46 percent, respectively, of their energy consumption from renewable energy-based electricity.

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