Solar power panels on a rooftop. Photo by: Scott Webb /
Solar power panels on a rooftop. Photo by: Scott Webb /

The New Project is set to Generate Up to 41 Megawatts (MW) of Power at Amazon Facilities in California, New Jersey, Maryland, Nevada and Delaware

Amazon announced plans for new solar power installation development during 2017.

This initiative is set to utilize solar power with 15 panels collecting energy onto of the companies current fulfillment centers.

Amazon and Business Wire noted:

“We are putting our scale and inventive culture to work on sustainability–this is good for the environment, our business and our customers. By diversifying our energy portfolio, we can keep business costs low and pass along further savings to customers. It’s a win-win.” – Dave Clark, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations

Additionally, they noted that the Patterson, California fulfillment center solar power coverage will be more than three-quarters of the 1.1 million square foot space on the building’s rooftop.

In addition to wind power, Amazon is pushing forward in 2017 with multiple clean energy projects.

Watch over their latest solar power projects on YouTube.

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