25 Jul '13, 8am

Sun is shining for Gold Leaf member Sainsbury’s as it cuts CO2 and @GregBarkerMP makes a visit @Sainsbur…

With enough panels to cover 35 football pitches, it will reduce Sainsbury’s total CO2 emissions by an estimated 9,785 tonnes per year as it retains its status as the largest multi-roof solar panel operator in Europe. This will go a great way to helping them reach their ambitious targets set out in their 20x20 Sustainability Plan which was launched in October last year. During a visit to their St. Albans store at London Colney, Energy and Climate Change Minister, Greg Barker, welcomed the news. The minister was there to officially launch the retailer’s 12th Ground Source Heat Pump – another innovative technology that taps renewable energy from deep underground to provide energy efficient heating, hot water and cooling for the store. Paul Crewe, Sainsbury’s Head of Engineering, Sustainability, Energy and Environment said, "We believe [renewable technologies] are fundamental ...

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