Google said the investments - which span across the US, South America and Europe - included the purchase of energy from 720MW of new solar farms in North Carolina (155 MW), South Carolina (75 MW), and Texas (490 MW).
Ingka Group - the largest retailer within Ikea's franchise system - has confirmed that it is on track to exceed its renewable energy targets after a string of recent investments, in the same week that Google has made its biggest renewable energy purchase to date.
On the other hand, Google said it was going to make the "biggest corporate purchase of renewable energy in history", along with new energy and solar deals.
The US company has secured a 1.6GW package consisting of 18 power purchase agreements in wind and solar across Europe and the Americas. In total, this brings the company's fleet of renewable energy to 52 global projects, which is "driving more than $7 billion in new construction and thousands of related jobs". More specifically, the Internet company will purchase electricity from 720 MW of solar parks - 155 MW in North Carolina, 75 MW in SC and 490 MW in Texas.
Jonathan Taylor, No. 13 Wisconsin run past No. 11 MI
It was 28-0 Wisconsin at halftime, and the Badgers put up 487 yards of total offense, with 359 of those coming from the run game. Taylor scored his second touchdown of the game - and once again, the extra point was good.
Apparently, Google's announcement comes a day before a global climate strike aimed to draw worldwide attention towards ongoing environmental issues.
"Over the years, we've worked hard to reduce the carbon footprint of our operations, build products with people and planet in mind and drive change at scale through our supply chains", Google's chief executive Sundar Pichai said. "We'll provide a $500,000 grant to Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) in the U.S. and a 500,000 euro grant to RE-Source in Europe", informed Pichai. We've been a carbon-neutral company since 2007.
The search engine's green energy portfolio will grow by 40%, giving the company access to an extra 1.6 gigawatt of clean electricity - the equivalent capacity of a million solar rooftops, the company said.
It is providing a $500,000 (£399,722) grant to the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) in the United States and a €500,000 (£441,285) grant to RE-Source in Europe to fund the development of new purchasing models, provide training and resources for consumers and enable more widespread access to clean power.
The final of the 2019 WTA Guangzhou Open will be played on Saturday, September 21 between Samantha Stosur and Sofia Kenin . Kenin, seeded third and into the top 20 in the world, is fast making a name for herself in women's tennis.
Scientists don't know why these human relatives became extinct, but believe they left some of their genome to some modern-day men. Up to 6 % of present-day Melanesians and Aboriginal Australians have Denisovan DNA, based on the Hebrew University.
His speech targeted President Trump but made no explicit mention of his establishment Democratic rival, Senator Ed Markey . Senate seats set up what will be a closely watched battle between the 38-year-old grandson of the late Senator Robert F.
RBS ended months of speculation when it confirmed Rose, the favourite for the job, will take over from Ross McEwan on 1 November. Rose will also have to try to steer the bank back into private ownership.
David Silva a marqué au bout de 52 secondes, ses compères de l'attaque, Sergio Aguero (7e, sp) et Riyad Mahrez l'ont imité (12e). Les Citizens remontent à la 2e place (13 pts), deux points derrière le leader Liverpool, qui joue dimanche à Chelsea .
The yellow vest movement emerged 10 months ago but the often violent weekly protests petered out over the summer. Police on the Champs-Elysees used teargas and batons to scatter protesters who tried to violate the ban there.
Electricity and telephone lines were cut off in Tirana and a number of other towns and villages, media reports said. Destroyed cars stand next to a damaged building after an natural disaster hit Tirana, Albania, Saturday.
I knew it wasn't broken, so one more time, another pull, another three hits and that was all I could take. That was all I could take. "I couldn't break my own hand!" The hand remained swollen for several weeks.
Willock commits to Arsenal with new long-term contract
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Famed Hotelier Barron Hilton Dies at 91
Paris says she spoke with her grandpa only days before he died , and she told him how much of an impact he made in her life. The team moved to San Diego after one season and appeared in five of the first six AFL title games, winning one.
Trump signs executive order to improve flu vaccines
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Trump denies 'troubling' promise to foreign leader
In June, Trump said publicly that he was opposed to certain Central Intelligence Agency spying operations against North Korea. Maguire and the inspector general, Michael Atkinson, also are expected next week at the Senate intelligence committee.
Man City falls just short of EPL record with 8-0 win
But what was a surprise was the way the Watford collapsed so quickly and meekly. "It is weird, it is not normal", Guardiola said. Questions were asked about Manchester City's English Premier League title defense after defeat by Norwich City .