Ikea generated renewable electricity equivalent to more than its annual energy consumption during 2020, through a mix of onsite arrays and power purchase agreements (PPAs) with offsite array developers. On the former, Ikea’s global estate of warehouses and stores now plays host to more than 920,000 solar panels. On the latter, the company has secured stakes in – or full ownership of – a total of 547 wind turbines and two large-scale, offsite solar farms. New additions for 2020 included seven wind farms in Romania and an 80% stake in the two solar farms, which are both US-based.
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