We’re working hard to reduce energy across our operations. From 2007-2013 our energy efficiency programme resulted in savings of £41.9 million. By 2020 we are aiming for flat energy usage, based on 2012 figures, irrespective of future growth.
Investing in efficiency
Every year, we invest £10-15 million to improve energy use and reduce carbon emissions from our stores, depots and offices. Since 2005, we have reduced energy use by 33% in existing stores and 45% in new stores. The energy saved is the equivalent to that used by over 60,000 homes every year.Read more.