BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WDTV) – Dominion Energy’s initiative for this century is simple: eliminate greenhouse gas emissions of carbon and methane by 2050.
Executives call the project “Net Zero.” According to senior communications specialist Samantha Norris, these two gases effect climate change.
“Our goal is to reduce our emissions up to 80 percent, and we have plans to accomplish that by the year 2040,” says Norris.
“The remaining carbon and methane emissions will be offset by carbon beneficial partnerships.”
Companies partnering with Dominion include Amazon and Smithfield.
Customers can expect this project to be financially beneficial.
“We are committed to still serving our 7 million customers while providing affordable energy to our customers. We will do that with them in mind. Any net-zero announcement a company might