The Goals Database
Best Buy Co., Inc.
Renewable / Alternative Energy
We are placing increased focus on securing offsite renewable energy sources and purchasing Renewable Energy Credits (RECs). Our offset target is equal to 20 percent of our 2009 baseline carbon emissions.
We are committed to addressing climate change by finding cost-effective solutions to save energy and directly reduce carbon emissions through operational improvements and sourcing renewable energy.
As with other environmental resources, we seek to minimize our impact through building design, operational monitoring and usage reduction programs.
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
2020 goal: Reduce carbon emissions 60% (over 2009 baseline); carbon neutral by 2050.
Manufacturing / Operational Waste
As part of our commitment to lessening our environmental impacts, we are seeking to achieve an 85 percent diversion rate for all U.S. operations by the end of FY20.