Green Returns Timeline

Since 2007, Environmental Defense Fund has worked with the private equity industry to improve environmental management and increase asset value.

2007

2008

2009

  • FebruaryKKR & EDF announce results from three pilot companies: U.S. Foodservice, PRIMEDIA and Sealy; i.e. $16.4M saved and 26k metric tons of CO2 avoided
  • June: Five additional KKR companies join the Green Portfolio Program including Accellent, Biomet, Dollar General, HCA and SunGard.

2010