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Goldman Sachs becomes first US company to seize business opportunity across renewables, smart energy and electric transport

Posted On: 11 Dec 2019   |   Posted By: Climate Group

Goldman Sachs becomes first US company to seize business opportunity across renewables, smart energy and electric transport

RE100 's Goldman Sachs has joined sibling initiatives EV100 and EP100 with ambitious commitments to electrify transport and deploy smarter energy use - making it the first US company to become a member of all three of The Climate Group 's global corporate leadership initiatives to accelerate the clean energy transition.
The multinational investment bank was one of the first US companies to join RE100 and commit to 100% renewable power, during Climate Week NYC in 2015. This month's RE100 Progress and Insights Annual Report shows it is already 96% of the way there, and on track to reach its 2020 goal.
Now stepping up to become an EV100 member, the multinational investment bank is also committed to installing electric vehicles charging stations at its owned office locations, with parking offered to full-time employees. In offices where Goldman Sachs is a tenant, it is committed to engaging with landlords to encourage EV charging installations and making it a criteria for site selection.
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