Macy’s now stand at No. 14 on the EPA’s list of companies who utilize green power in an effort to help curb carbon emissions.
The stores — there are 15 in Hawaii — are generating more than 10 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of solar power annually, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The California and Hawaiian based stores have received federal recognition for their use of green power, which reportedly avoids carbon dioxide emissions that are equivalent to 1,000 passenger cars a year. The same holds true for their electricity consumption as it is comparable of energy needed to power 1,000 American homes.
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