The latest version of the green-building standard, released today, awards points for use of Green-e certified renewable energy and carbon offsets
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ — The latest version of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green-building standard was released yesterday by the U.S. Green Building Council at its annual Greenbuild conference in Philadelphia, PA, and includes the ability to earn points toward certification by purchasing renewable energy and carbon offsets certified by Green‑e.
Awards presented during Renewable Energy Markets 2013 in Austin, TX. Jon Wellinghoff, FERC Chairman; BMW; Clean Currents; Pacific Power and Rocky Mountain Power; Women of Wind Energy receive national honors
AUSTIN, TX, September 23, 2013 /3BL Media/ — Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) recognized five organizations and one individual today for their role in building and shaping the market for renewable energy over the past year. The award recipients were honored during the 2013 Green Power Leadership Awards ceremony held in conjunction with the Renewable Energy Markets 2013 conference taking place in Austin, TX this week.
As part of its support for Special Olympics Great Britain, Coca-Cola Enterprises Ltd (CCE) partnered with Recoup to manage recycling at the charity’s ninth National Summer Games, helping to deliver a green Games with the collection of over 30,000 PET bottles.
Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) announced a new sustainability initiative designed to boost the re-use and recycling of plastic bottles over the summer months. The ‘Don’t Waste. Create’ campaign will encourage consumers to use their waste packaging at home in a fun and useful way, while also pledging to recycle.
The report demonstrates significant achievements in carbon reduction, water usage and packaging recycling.
May 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - COCA-COLA ENTERPRISES’ SUSTAINABILITY REPORT REVEALS LOWEST EVER WATER USAGE RATIO AND 15% REDUCTION IN OPERATIONAL CARBON FOOTPRINT
Company also introduces evolution in sustainability reporting model
Coca-Cola Enterprises today published its 2012/2013 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CRS) report, demonstrating significant achievements in carbon reduction, water usage and packaging recycling. The company also introduced a new digital reporting model to engage a wider range of audiences in its sustainability journey.
March 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Sponsored by Center for Resource Solutions (CRS), the Green Power Leadership Awards are competitive awards that recognize outstanding commitments and achievements in the green power marketplace. The CRS Market Development Awards recognize individuals, companies, or other renewable energy industry leaders that are building the market for green power.
Company reputations could collapse in minutes and more firms will develop an explicit ‘social purpose’– that’s according to a new study into the mega-trends that businesses will face in the future.
March 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The future has always been hard to predict as our world is constantly changing. Population growth, new digital platforms, shifting global power and declining trust in corporations… But what can business do to prepare for emerging issues? Corporate Citizenship have released their latest research where they have identified the four mega-trends that every company needs to prepare for: CRUNCH; FRAGMENT; CONNECT; and REBALANCE.
January 24, 2013 /3BL Media/—Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced that Just Energy’s new renewable energy certificate (REC) product, "JustGreen RECs," is now certified by Green-e® Energy. Just Energy, one of North America’s largest green energy providers with $70M invested in green energy projects, joins the growing network of renewable energy providers that offer products certified by Green-e Energy, North America's leading certification and verification program for renewable energy.
Noted author, Bill McKibben promotes a new model for financing solar energy projects
SAN FRANCISCO, December 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ – RE-volv, a nonprofit organization promoting renewable energy, has launched a crowdfunding campaign to finance community-based solar energy projects through a self sustaining revolving fund. RE-volv’s crowdfunding campaign, hosted on Indiegogo and accessible at www.solarseedfund.org, launched Monday 12/10 and has already raised over half of its goal of $10,000.
Awards presented during Renewable Energy Markets 2012 in Washington, D.C. Lisa Jackson, U.S. EPA; National Football League; Puget Sound Energy; Wisconsin Public Service Community Foundation receive national honors
(3BL Media) Washington, DC - September 24, 2012 - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) recognized three organizations and one individual today for their role in building and shaping the market for renewable energy over the past year.