Facebook pledges to become ‘water positive’ by 2030

Its investments in water restoration projects are expected to replenish more than 850m gallons of water per year

Facebook and RWE team up to build 150MW solar plant

Facebook will use 110MW the plant’s capacity to power its data centre operations in Tennessee

Facebook becomes net zero in its operations

The social network has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 94% in the last three years and is now powered by 100% renewable energy

Facebook seals solar deal to meet 100% renewable goal for operations in Singapore

The virtual power purchase agreement is forecast to reduce greenhouse emissions from the social media giant’s operations by 75%

Facebook targets net zero value chain by 2030

The target includes emissions from suppliers, employee commuting and business travel

Facebook purchases power from new 300MW wind project

The wind farm is expected to help the social media giant reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 75%

Heat from Facebook data centre warms almost 7k Danish households

The social media giant notes the technology can capture heat generated by its servers and deliver it to a local heat pump system

Facebook data centre to accelerate New Mexico’s transition to renewable energy

A new report suggests the data centre is driving the Public Service Company of New Mexico to speed up the buildout of utility-scale solar and wind statewide

Solar and wind power
Corporate clean energy buying jumped 40% last year

More than 100 corporations in 23 different countries signed PPAs for renewable energy in 2019, with tech giants taking the lead

Petition launches to get Facebook to unfriend fossil fuels for good

The movement, which has 3,968 signatories, hopes to see the social media giant stop advertising oil, coal and gas power