Over the next four years Walmart will install almost 400 new solar projects at their facilities across the nation The company will produce or procure 7 bn kWh of renewable energy by the end of 2020.
Walmart has its goal to be 100% self sufficient on renewable energy. SolarCity and SunEdison have been selected to facilitate these installations; through ‘Request for proposal’ process.
Walmart has already installed approximately 260 solar projects so far in the United States. With commercial solar deployment of about 105 MW, has saved more than $5 million in energy expenses, displaying Walmart’s capabilities of keeping the costs down by reducing environmental impact and benefiting its customers.