Target Corporation

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Energy Management


Target Corporation is an upscale discount retailer. Target continued to demonstrate leadership in the retail sector by applying ENERGY STAR resources to reduce energy waste. Key 2020 accomplishments include:

  • Earning the ENERGY STAR for 44 stores and two offices and achieving the goal of certifying 80 percent of its portfolio.
  • Replacing backroom lighting with LEDs, resulting in 37.2 million kWh estimated annual savings.
  • Updating parking lot lighting to LED at 336 stores, and reducing annual energy consumption by 80 percent.
  • Educating customers about ENERGY STAR goals and achievements through corporate website, indoor signage, weekly circulars, and social media.
In 2020 alone, ENERGY STAR and its partners helped Americans avoid more than $40 Billion in energy costs

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