IKEA to double renewable energy investment by 2020

January 2013
Energy Today (Hungary);01/24/2013, p2
The article reports that Swedish furniture retailer will double its investment in renewable energy to 4 billion U.S. dollars by 2020 as part of a drive to reduce costs as cash-strapped consumers become more price sensitive.


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