Friday, November 15, 2013

IKEA brings build-it-yourself environmental plan to Canada

By SHAWN MCCARTHY , on GLOBAL ENERGY REPORTER
Sweden’s IKEA AB is becoming a global leader in solar and wind development with a target of energy independence in 2020, part of the company’s overall strategy to confront, and even profit from, looming environmental challenges.
The big-box retailer – which brought the world assemble-yourself furniture – is equipping its stores and distribution centres with solar panels and purchasing wind farms around the world to reduce its carbon footprint.
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