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Pepsico goes green in Chicago

 Posted by on March 6, 2009
Mar 062009
 

By Hosea Sanders
WLS-Chicago

CHICAGO — Renewable energy is not just a concept at one Chicago business, but the owners are putting it into practice, and it’s on display for everyone to see.

The city of Chicago’s skyline is always changing. One company is now making it a little greener, by tapping into the wind and sun.

If you’ve passed by the intersection of Jefferson and Monroe recently, you probably noticed a new addition.

Atop Pepsico’s Chicago headquarters are wind turbines that catch wind to produce electricity. Solar panels harness the sun to generate more power.

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