Schneider Electric and Microplásticos Work Together To Decarbonize Supply Chain

Schneider Electric and long-time supplier Microplásticos have announced joint efforts to accelerate decarbonization efforts. Microplásticos, a plastics manfucturer operating in Portugal and Poland, has publicly announced they will reduce their absolute Scope 1 and 2 GHG emissions by 88% by 2023, and will procure 100% renewable electricity by 2023 with the goal of being Net-Zero by 2030. In addition, Schneider Electric launched ‘The Zero Carbon Project’ to partner with its top 1,000 suppliers to halve their operations’ CO2 emissions by 2025. As a supplier to Schneider Electric, Microplásticos has demonstrated…

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Gigaton PPA: Walmart, Ørsted and Schneider Electric Announce First Cohort for Renewable Energy Supply Chain Program

Walmart Inc., Ørsted and Schneider Electric today announced that they have successfully convened the first cohort of suppliers to participate in Walmart’s renewable energy accelerator: Gigaton PPA. Five suppliers, Amy’s Kitchen, Great Lakes Cheese, Levi Strauss & Co., The J.M. Smucker Co. and Valvoline Inc, have collaborated to execute an aggregated purchase of renewable energy from Ørsted’s Sunflower Wind Farm located in Marion County, Kansas. Over the 12-year term of the agreement, the purchase is expected to generate approximately 250,000 megawatt-hours (MWh) annually of new renewable power, or the equivalent…

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9 out of 10 Consumers Make Direct Link Between Climate Change and Rising Energy Bills Schneider Electric Global Study Finds

Schneider Electric, has revealed that nearly 9 out of 10 (86 per cent) global consumers believe climate change will lead to rising energy bills and individuals should play a larger role on climate change. Key findings from consumer study include: 7 out of 10 (72 per cent) consumers consider reducing carbon footprints a personal priority Over half (55 per cent) place importance on their homes becoming net zero, yet less than a third (31 per cent) actually believe this is likely to happen. Over half (55 per cent) believe it’s…

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Schneider Electric Launches Guide to ESG Reporting

ESG reporting is a must for organizations around the world. But it doesn’t have to be a burden.  Schneider Electric’s new guide to corporate ESG reporting was developed to provide a practical resource to help businesses understand the state of ESG reporting and make an action plan to build or mature their ESG reporting practice. In the guide, you’ll find: A review of key trends in voluntary and mandatory ESG reporting, including the movement toward a global, universal standard Definitions of the various types of reporting organizations and why they…

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Allegiant Travel Company Partners with Schneider Electric to Set ESG Goals

Allegiant Travel Company, an integrated travel company with an airline at its heart, and Schneider Electric, the global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced a partnership agreement to help Allegiant develop an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) program.   “As one of the most successful airlines in the United States, Allegiant recognizes our responsibility to continuously deliver value in a way that is sustainable for our shareholders, employees, customers, communities and the planet,” stated John Redmond, President, and newly named successor Chief Executive Officer at Allegiant…

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