NYSE Euronext recognizes that a sustainably managed, natural environment is vital to our business, our employees, our clients and the global community. We are committed to minimizing the environmental impacts of our activities and conducting our business in a manner that is consistent with our commitment to corporate social responsibility and sustainability.
NYSE Euronext strives to consider the environment in all aspects of our business and conduct our operations in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and standards. As a securities exchange corporation, NYSE Euronext is focusing on the areas of our business that have the greatest potential impact on the environment and is establishing environmental objectives, targets and measures for our global offices and business activities.
For example, our historic building at 11 Wall Street in New York City runs on renewable wind energy as does our facility at 100 S. Wacker Drive in Chicago. Clean electricity powers our high-tech Basildon Data Centre and other facilities, including those in Brussels and London.