Might 12 (Renewables Now) – US chemical and ingredient distributor Univar Options Inc (NYSE:UNVR) has contracted Motive Power to put in a 1-MW photo voltaic array and an vitality storage system at one of many firm’s largest websites.
Particularly, Motive Power will deploy the photo voltaic panels and a 375-kW/753-kWh Watt.io vitality storage system on the Metropolis of Commerce facility in California to kind a microgrid on the web site. The undertaking is predicted to be finalised this yr.
Univar Options is trying to cut back its Scope 1 and a couple of carbon dioxide emissions by 20% by 2025. The agency’s final goal is to attain net-zero emissions by 2050.
This newest undertaking follows photo voltaic installations at different international amenities in Europe and Latin America.