Green Power Partnership
|Southwest Airlines Co. / Dallas & Houston Operations|
|Percentage Green Power||47.9%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Environmental Web Page|
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is a Dallas based airlines that prides itself on its Customer Service. The company employees nearly 46,000 people and serves more than 100 million customers annually. Southwest is the nation’s largest carrier in terms of originating passengers boarded, and including wholly-owned subsidiary, AirTran Airways, operates the largest fleet of Boeing aircraft in the world to serve 97 destinations in 41 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and six near-international countries. Southwest is committed to its triple bottom line of Performance, People and Planet. To Southwest Airlines, it’s about more than just doing the right thing. Southwest believes environmentally responsible decisions also make good business sense, and is continuously seeking new and better ways to further reduce its impact on the environment and use its resources responsibly. To power Southwest’s Dallas and Houston Operations, Southwest made a green power commitment to purchase energy from renewable sources, such as wind, biomass and hydropower. Southwest believes that purchasing green power is the right thing to do and provides a cost-effective opportunity to emphasize the company’s commitment to being a good citizen of the Planet.