sustainability News

Nike Takes Steps Toward 100% Renewable Energy in North America

Nike announced today that it has signed its second major wind contract with Avangrid Renewables — this time for 86 megawatts of Texas wind power — positioning the brand to achieve its 2025 target of sourcing 100-percent renewable energy.

What is Nike Flyleather?

This new high-end super material has the power to help athletes perform their best while greatly reducing Nike’s water use and carbon footprint.

Top Things to Know About Sustainable Innovation at Nike

Today, NIKE, Inc. shared its FY14/15 Sustainable Business Report, which details strong progress against the company’s environmental and social targets and sets a vision for a low-carbon, closed-loop future as part of the company’s growth strategy.

Nike Joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundation As Global Partner

With this partnership, Nike will accelerate its innovation efforts toward a closed-loop future by joining other influential companies and emerging innovators working on the shift to an economy that is restorative and regenerative by design.

Four Years of Nike Flyknit

Four years after Nike Flyknit was publicly unveiled, the groundbreaking technology continues to redefine performance-engineered footwear.

LAUNCH Forum Features Breakthrough Green Chemistry Technologies

LAUNCH founders NASA, NIKE, Inc., the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. Department of State host the LAUNCH Green Chemistry Forum at NASA's Kennedy Space Center featuring 10 innovators and ideas to improve social, environmental and economic conditions.

Nike Celebrates Seven Years of N7 with Holiday 2014 Collection

Three Nike N7 ambassadors represent the Northwest coast of North America and proudly wear the collection — soccer player Temryss Lane of the Lummi Nation in Washington state, basketball player Damen Bell-Holter of the Haida tribe in Alaska and slopestyle snowboarder Spencer O’Brien of the Kwakwakw'wakw tribe in Vancouver, British Columbia.