America's giant tech company Apple has opened a new office in Bengaluru, Karnataka. This office of the company is located on Minsk Square in the center of the city, which will work on 100% renewable energy.
There are total 15 floors in this office of Apple. In which 1,200 employees can work. This office also has lab space, collaboration and wellness area and Café Mac. Apart from this, parking space for 740 cars has also been created in it.
This office is close to Chinnaswamy Stadium and Cubbon Park Metro Station.
Near this office there are historical buildings and places like Vidhana Soudha (Legislative Assembly), High Court, Central Library, Chinnaswamy Cricket Stadium and one of the largest green parks of Bengaluru. The office's close proximity to Cubbon Park metro station means that public transport is easily available for employees.
Apple said, 'We are thrilled to expand in India with our new office in the heart of Bengaluru. This dynamic city is already home to many of our talented teams, including teams across Software Engineering & Hardware Technology, Operations, Customer Support and more.
This new office is also designed to promote innovation, creativity and connection. This is an amazing space for our teams to collaborate.
Apple's teams from the Bengaluru office will work across a wide range of the company's businesses. Which includes software, hardware, services, IS&T, operations, customer support and many other businesses of the company.
The office has been designed with sustainability in mind, it will run on 100% renewable energy. With this, Apple aims to achieve leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum rating (the highest level of LEED certification).
Apple has been carbon neutral for its corporate operations since 2020. Not only this, Apple has been running all Apple offices using 100% renewable energy since 2018. In India, the company also has corporate offices in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Gurugram.
Due to doubling of local manufacturing in India, Apple has assembled iPhones worth more than Rs 1 lakh crore here. Currently, Apple has more than 3000 employees in India, this workforce has increased after the opening of 2 new physical stores in India.