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Google going 100% green by 2025

Google invests more in clean energy, plans to go 100% green within 10 years
By Sean Ridgeley from Dec 7, 2015 @ 13:32 CST

Google says it's doubling its use of the renewable energy that powers its data centers, offices, and other facilities, and plans to use renewable energy only by 2025.

 

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Some of the clean energy will come from US sources -- North Carolina solar arrays and Oklahoma wind farms -- while some will be sourced from a wind farm in Sweden and a solar plant in Chile.

 

Once its imminent deals are settled, Google will consume over 2 gigawatts of clean energy. By 2025, it wants to use 3.6.

 

Google has spent about $2.5 billion on renewable energy to date. It says its commitment to going green is due in part to increasing demand for its key services.

NEWS SOURCES:Oilprice.com


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