BusinessWire reports that McDonald’s has partnered with Apex Clean Energy to buy renewable energy.
The fast-food giant’s latest actions show yet again that the free market is finding ways to lower emissions without heavy-handed government mandates. McDonald’s has purchased 326 MW of wind energy.
“‘As one of the world’s largest restaurant companies, McDonald’s is uniquely positioned to catalyze action around climate change,’ said Emma Cox, North American Sustainability at McDonald’s. ‘Our renewable energy projects with Apex will directly and immediately touch the lives of those living within these local communities and will also play a key role in how we feed and foster communities across the globe.’”
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