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Ameresco, a leading cleantech and renewable energy solutions provider, has set a net-zero target for its operations. The company aims to achieve this target by 2040 and has set specific goals related to scope 1, scope 2, and scope 3 emissions. In 2022, the company’s Scope 1 emissions amounted to 324,048 metric tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent, Scope 2 emissions amounted to 31,384 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent, and Scope 3 limited emissions amounted to 2,978 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent. Ameresco’s latest filings mentioned the keywords ‘Emissions’ and ‘Clean Energy’ most number of times in relation to ‘Net Zero’.
Ameresco has taken steps to reduce its emissions and achieve its net-zero target. The company has made investments in renewable energy solutions and has plans to continue doing so in the future. Ameresco has also implemented measures to reduce waste and pollution, including stormwater pollution prevention and control, erosion prevention and sediment control, and proper handling and storage of waste, trash, and scrap materials.
As of December 31, 2022, Ameresco owns and operates 389 MWe of renewable energy assets spanning solar, biogas-to-electricity, renewable natural gas, and battery energy storage. Further, the company has avoided 14.7 million metric tonnes of CO2 emission from its energy assets and customer projects.
In conclusion, Ameresco is committed to sustainable development and has policies in place to support this commitment. The company engages with stakeholders to identify and address material topics related to sustainability. Ameresco is a member of the Northeast Clean Energy Council, and its EVP, Michael Bakas, is on the council's board. The company has policies and practices in place to address data security risks and protect customer privacy.