Energy and environment
Amazon was the leading corporate purchaser of renewable energy in the United States in 2016. We have a long-term goal to power our global infrastructure using 100% renewable energy.
Energy and environment
We invest in energy efficiency and renewable energy to minimize our impact on the planet’s natural resources.

Delivering Shipment Zero, a vision for net zero carbon shipments

Shipment Zero is Amazon’s vision to make all Amazon shipments net zero carbon, with 50% of all shipments net zero by 2030.

Sustainability by the numbers

See how Amazon is working toward a sustainable future.

Amazon's urban campus

Several years ago we outgrew our space in Seattle and we made a conscious choice to invest in downtown Seattle—even though it would have been cheaper to move to the suburbs.

Amazon wind and solar farms

In September 2016, we announced the plan to build our largest wind project to-date, Amazon Wind Farm Texas. A 253-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Scurry County, with more than 100 turbines, the project will generate 1,000,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of wind energy annually – enough to power almost 90,000 U.S. homes.

Solar power delivers a win-win-win

The Amazon smile box now comes with even more sunshine. Today we announced that we’ve begun hosting solar installations on the rooftops of our fulfillment and sortation centers with a goal of installing at least 50 solar systems by 2020.
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Reinventing an American icon

How Amazon and Procter & Gamble collaborated to create better packaging.

5 easy ways to reuse, repair, and recycle

Introducing Amazon Second Chance.

Frustration-free packaging

We've all had wrap rage going head-to-head with packaging that's impossible to open, excessive for the product, or destined only for landfills. So in 2008 we set out to solve the problem.
Reinventing an American icon
How Amazon and Procter & Gamble collaborated to create better packaging.
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