Green Power Partnership
|Organization Type||Industrial Goods & Srvcs.|
|Percentage Green Power||4.9%|
|Percent of Green Power Use Third-Party Certified (excluding On-site)||100%|
|Environmental Web Page|
Raytheon Company, with 2012 sales of $24 billion and 68,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security, and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, MA.
Raytheon has a strong Sustainability Program which seeks to enhance the company’s activities to protect the environment and conserve natural resources. The company has a long commitment to reducing its carbon footprint and joined EPA’s Climate Leaders program in 2002. Between 2002 and 2012, the company has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 34%. Energy conservation and energy efficiency are a central part of the greenhouse gas reduction strategy. Purchasing and generating renewable energy is another strategy that the company has added to its overall sustainability program.