May 2009 - The Green Power Market Development Group, founded by the World Resources Institute in 2000, announced that it has met a ten-year target one year early and is purchasing 1,000 megawatts of cost-competitive renewable energy.
The Group consists of 15 companies: Alcoa, Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, FedEx, General Motors Corporation, Google, IBM, Interface, Inc., Johnson & Johnson, Michelin, NatureWorks LLC, Pitney Bowes, Staples, Starbucks.
Four of the companies in the Green Power Market Development Group — Dupont, Johnson & Johnson, Staples, and Starbucks — are also among the EPA’s Green Power Top 50 U.S. Purchasers.
News Release - Corporate Green Power Buyers Reach Purchasing Goal a Year Early
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