Green Power Partnership
|Annual Green Power Usage (kWh)||108,874,000|
|Percentage Green Power||14%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Partner's Reporting Period||1/1/2014 - 12/31/2014|
|Latest Annual Report Received On||6/19/2015|
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Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is a leading provider of technology products, services and solutions. The company offers expert service at an unbeatable price more than 1.5 billion times a year to the consumers, small business owners and educators who visit our stores, engage with Geek Squad agents or use BestBuy.com or the Best Buy app. The company operates in the U.S., where more than 70 percent of the population lives within 15 minutes of a Best Buy store, as well as in Canada and Mexico where Best Buy has a physical and online presence. In total, Best Buy employs more than 125,000 people and earns annual revenues of more than $40 billion. In 2014, Best Buy purchased renewable energy certificates (RECs) representing the generation of more than 108 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of renewable energy. In 2014, Best Buy it had achieved its 2010 goal of reducing absolute carbon emissions in its North American operations 20 percent by 2020. RECs, which we do not count toward our goal achievement, are an incremental way to offset Scope 2 emissions and help the communities in which the Company operates move toward sustainable energy creation and a low-carbon economy.