The evolution of technology from generation to generation has made our lives much easier and entertaining. The companies producing high-end technological products have now understood that it is important to give back to the environment, and have contributed a lot in the conservation of nature. The firms have proven their success in generating eco friendly products. It is amazing to see that how renowned companies are making use of natural resources in designing of these products. Here are a list of renowned companies that have set green goals for their future.
Intel Corp, the world’s biggest chipmaker has an aim of using electricity generated from renewable sources. The firm uses 3,100,850-megawatt hours of green power per year. The resources by firm are wind power, solar, hydro and biomass. About 100 percent of the Intel’s green power is eligible for Renewable Energy Certification.
Adobe Systems Inc.
Adobe generates 97.6 percent of annual electricity usage from natural resources with usage of wind and resources. It uses 64,009-megawatt hours of green energy annually. About 18.2 percent of the energy is produced on the site and other left 81.8 percent of the energy is generated from its Renewable Energy Certificates.
Apple’s commitment toward sustainable energy makes it the first tech firm to make use renewable energy for the working of various sources. About 85.3% of the electricity it uses is generated from the natural resources like biogas, biomass, solar, wind and geothermal.
Making use of the hydropower, Yahoo’s contribution towards getting green is really something to be appreciated. The firm has made significant improvement in the attaining the sustainability and can further increase its transparency in releasing carbon emission.
The company generates 79.7 percent of its annual electricity from the green resources like solar energy from sun, wind energy, biomass and small hydro making use of 1,935,551-megawatt hours of green energy. Though the company does not produce green energy of its own, the green power supply comes from sources that are Renewable Energy Certified.
As generation involves various phases that utilize high energy for the production, this factor directly affects environment and generate a lot of waste. Opting for green technology is the best thing a firm can do, which not only reduces the expenditure of the companies but contributes to the environment.