Hershey’s Mark Kline on the Company’s Efforts Toward Clean and Renewable Energy

Originally published on LinkedIn by Mark Kline, The Hershey Company’s Senior Manager, Nut & Energy Sourcing, Global Commodities. The Hershey Compay ranked No. 10 on The Fair360, formerly DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2021.


Climate Week is a great reminder for companies to do their part in protecting the environment. Reducing our environmental footprint may seem daunting, but as large users of energy it can have a significant impact on climate change through reducing GHG emissions.

At The Hershey Company, we are taking action to reduce our impact on the environment by setting aggressive goals and investing in clean and renewable energy. Earlier this year, we announced two clean energy partnerships to develop solar projects in Camden, North Carolina, and Denton, Texas; which will generate significant power for these communities and increase our ability to rely on clean and renewable energy.

To learn more about how we’re taking action to support clean energy, click here.