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Amazon Investing in 274 Renewable Energy Projects Globally, Adds 18 New Projects in Europe and U.S. SEATTLE -Wednesday 1 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced 18 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects across the U.S., Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the U.K., totaling 5.6 gigawatts (GW) of procured capacity to date in 2021. Amazon now has 274 renewable energy projects globally and...

The Climate Pledge Announces 86 New Signatories, Including Procter & Gamble, HP, and Salesforce, Signaling Their... -Tuesday 21 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon and Global Optimism announced that more than 200 companies have now signed The Climate Pledge. The 86 new signatories joining The Climate Pledge include Procter & Gamble, HP, Salesforce, ASOS, and Nespresso. Pledge signatories in total generate over $1.8...

Amazon Announces Investment in Nature-Based Carbon Removal Solutions in Brazil with The Nature Conservancy -Friday 3 September 2021

 The initiative will launch in the Amazon rainforest, focusing on reforestation and regenerative agroforestry, while driving sustainable local economic development Amazon’s investment aims to remove up to 10 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions through 2050—equivalent to one...

Amazon Becomes Largest Corporate Buyer of Renewable Energy in the U.S. -Friday 25 June 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced 14 new renewable energy projects in the U.S., Canada, Finland, and Spain to advance its ambitious goal to power 100% of company activities with renewable energy by 2025—five years ahead of the original target of 2030. The new projects...

Amazon and National Safety Council Create First-of-its-Kind Partnership to Solve the Most Common Workplace Injury in the... -Saturday 12 June 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and National Safety Council (NSC) announced a five-year partnership to invent new ways to prevent the largest category of workplace injuries in the U.S., musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). Amazon and NSC have been working together for months on this...

Amazon Invests in Nine New Renewable Energy Projects in Canada, the U.S., Spain, Sweden, and the UK and Becomes... -Wednesday 21 April 2021

Amazon is now the largest corporate buyer of renewable energy globally and in Europe with 206 projects around the world, enough to power millions of homes a year With more than 2.5 GW of capacity in Europe, and 8.5 GW of renewable energy capacity globally, Amazon is on a path to 100%...