Tuesday, December 1, 2015

USA, Nevada: Ormat Promises to Fight Climate Change

Ormat Joins the American Business Act on Climate Pledge (News Release)

Ormat Technologies, Inc. announced today it has joined the American Business Act on Climate Pledge, joining more than 140 companies from across the American economy that are standing with the Obama Administration to demonstrate an ongoing commitment to climate action and to voice support for a strong outcome to the COP21 Paris climate negotiations. 

We pledge to:
  • Continue to develop and build clean, renewable, and reliable generation facilities through sound investment and long term operation.
  • Continue to implement clean technologies, conserve water and reduce carbon footprint at our manufacturing facilities
  • Commercialize and deploy new clean technologies, such as flexible geothermal generation and energy storage, to allow for the further reduction of fossil-fuel based generation.
  • Produce over 4.5 million MWh of clean and renewable energy annually, offsetting over 4.7 million tons of CO2 from coal fired power plants.
  • Promote the importance of renewable energy and climate change through education at the local, state, and federal levels by sharing our experiences and opening our doors for those who wish to understand what we do as a clean energy company