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News and analysis on energy conservation and management, including HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning), in retail stores.

Amazon launches $2 billion fund to promote sustainability

Amazon is putting its money where its mouth is when it comes to reducing carbon.

Best Buy in big solar move

Best Buy is making its biggest commitment yet to renewable energy.

A regional supermarket chain is offering free charging for electric vehicles.

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Verizon, Infosys, and CPG manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser (RB) are all joining Amazon in pledging to be net zero carbon by 2040. The companies are signing the Climate Pledge, an initiative co-founded by Amazon in September 2019 that commits to meeting the Paris Agreement 2050 decarbonization goal

A new pilot program is designed to help grocery stores offset the upfront costs of natural refrigerant technologies.

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Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning filters, along with other strategies, help to reduce the transmission of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, while removing other air contaminants that may have health effects.

As COVID-19 restrictions begin to lift in many states, many retailers are planning for their full-scale reopenings.

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The ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force is providing guidance on mitigating potential health risks during the reopening of buildings closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Amazon is ramping up its solar installations here and abroad. 

sephora interior

A specialty beauty retailer will open the most North American stores in a single year in its history.

solar and wind energy

Amazon’s latest sustainability venture includes solar and wind installations in the U.S., Europe, and Australia. 

State & Randolph Flagship Store in Chicago

Walgreens Boots Alliances is putting the spotlight on its global sustainability initiatives including progress in energy efficiency.  

Bezos Instagram post

The CEO of Amazon is dramatically stepping up his company’s monetary commitment to sustainability.

Home Depot worker

The Home Depot has been recognized for its efforts to reduce its environmental impact and build a more sustainable future for consumers.

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