Green Power Partnership
|Organization Type||Industrial Goods & Srvcs.|
|Percentage Green Power||5.3%|
|Percent of Green Power Use Third-Party Certified (excluding On-site)||100%|
|Environmental Web Page|
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation company specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 90 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, and has 71,000 employees worldwide. 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 over 20%. Energy conservation and energy efficiency are a central part of the greenhouse gas reduction strategy. Purchasing and generating renewable energy is another strategy that has now been added to the company’s overall sustainability program.