Via Benzinga:

W.S. Badger Co, an award-winning manufacturer of organic personal care products and a certified B Corp, today announced partnering with renewable energy company ReVision Energy to install onsite solar at its headquarters in Gilsum, New Hampshire in 2020.

This news comes as over 500 leading Certified B Corporations, including Badger, announced at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) in Madrid their commitment to accelerate the reduction of their greenhouse gas emissions to reach a 1.5 degree trajectory leading to net zero by the year 2030—20 years ahead of the 2050 targets set in the Paris Agreement.

“With this important commitment to solar, we’re building on our momentum to reduce our carbon footprint and do our part to solve the greatest challenge facing humankind today—climate change,” says Rebecca Hamilton, Co-CEO of W.S. Badger Company. “Signing this contract is just a first step in taking responsibility for our onsite energy use, and setting a goal of NZ 2030 (Scope 1 – 3) underscores our promise to take actionable steps right now that benefit our customers, employees, society, and the planet.”

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