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Sustainability

Verizon believes that creating healthy, sustainable communities is the surest path to creating a healthy and sustainable business. We’re minimizing the environmental impact of our operations and developing solutions that break down old technology barriers and empower businesses and communities to cut energy use and make better energy choices.

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Verizon Diverts 2 Million Pounds of E-Waste, Sets New Goal
Verizon today achieved its goal to collect 2 million pound of electronic waste, reaching its 2010 target eight months early. The company also set a new goal: to collect another 2 million pounds of e-waste by 2020. ...
May 15, 2015 7:00 PM ET
Verizon to Turn Off Lights in Nearly 500 Buildings in 37 Countries In Support of Earth Hour
NEW YORK, March 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – On Saturday (March 28) at 8:30 p.m. local time, Verizon will turn off the lights in nearly 500 of its buildings in 37 countries around the world as it participates in Earth Hour 2015. In all, Verizon will darken 25 million square feet (more than 2.3 million square meters) of building...
Mar 27, 2015 7:30 PM ET
Verizon On Track to Be No. 1 Solar-Power Producer Among U.S. Comm. Companies
Verizon announced today that it will invest nearly $40 million to expand the on-site green energy program that it launched in 2013. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts of new solar power systems at eight Verizon network facilities in five states — California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. This investment nearly doubles the amount of renewable...
Aug 27, 2014 12:30 PM ET
Verizon Plans Major Expansion of Its On-Site Green Energy Program; Company on Track to Become Largest Solar-Power Producer Among U.S. Communications Companies
NEW YORK,  August 26, 2014 /3BL Media/– Verizon announced today that it will invest nearly $40 million to expand the on-site green energy program that it launched in 2013. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts of new solar power systems at eight Verizon network facilities in five states – California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New...
Aug 26, 2014 12:30 PM ET
6 Key Reasons Why Investing in Solar Makes Sense
When Verizon made its $100 million investment last year in onsite green energy, the company knew it would be money well spent. After all, this investment would generate more than 90 million kilowatt hours of clean fuel cell and renewable solar power at nearly 20 Verizon facilities in six states – Maryland included. 6 Reasons for Solar...
Jul 10, 2014 3:20 PM ET

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