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California Directs State's Largest Utilities to Offer Green-e Energy Certified Green Power Programs

Historic decision ensures California residents across the state will have the option to choose certified green power
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SAN FRANCISCO, February 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ - In a landmark decision last week, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved the "Green Tariff Shared Renewables Program," a measure that will give millions of California residents and businesses the chance to participate in a utility clean energy program for the first time.

Center for Resource Solutions Announces 2014 Green Power Leadership Award Winners

Awards to be presented during Renewable Energy Markets 2014 in Sacramento, CA. Apple Inc., SMUD, White House CEQ to receive top honors
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) will recognize four organizations and two individuals for their role in building and shaping the market for renewable energy over the past year.

Register Now for Renewable Energy Markets 2014

Register before September 30 and take advantage of over 25% savings off the regular conference rate
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September 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Taking place in Sacramento, CA from December 2–4, REM 2014 is the most important conference of the year for the clean energy market. Join us for three days of events geared toward attendees from around the globe who share an interest in and commitment to promoting clean energy. Set in California's state capital, REM 2014 promises to be the largest yet, with dozens of sessions covering every aspect of the North American renewable energy markets, including:

EPA Ranks SAP Among Top 100 Green Power Users in the U.S.

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August 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ - SAP NEWSBYTE - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has been recognized as one the top 100 green power users  by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). In the U.S., SAP buys 86 million kilowatt-hours of renewable power annually, sufficient to meet 100 percent of the company’s electricity use. SAP is also ranked number 10 on the Top 30 Tech & Telecom list.

Volkswagen Pushes Green Power

Carmaker obtains one third electric energy from renewables
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This is the first part of a series on highlights from the brandnew Volkswagen Group Sustainability Report 2013.

The report shows how Volkswagen cares about the environment. We don’t just say it, we mean it.

That’s why we not only improve the energy efficiency of our vehicles constantly, but also make our production 25 percent more eco-friendly until 2018 (based on figures for 2010).

One important part of that effort is to push the use of renewable energy – not only from one source, but from many different sources.

Making cars greener from the start. The group now already obtains around one third of its electricity from renewable sources.

Read on - or go directly to the sustainability report

 

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This is the first part of a series on highlights from the brandnew Volkswagen Group Sustainability Report 2013.

The report shows how Volkswagen cares about the environment. We don’t just say it, we mean it.

That’s why we not only improve the energy efficiency of our vehicles constantly, but also make our production 25 percent more eco-friendly until 2018 (based on figures for 2010).

One important part of that effort is to push the use of renewable energy – not only from one source, but from many different sources.

Making cars greener from the start. The group now already obtains around one third of its electricity from renewable sources.

Read on - or go directly to the sustainability report

 

DHL Joins the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership

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• DHL named to the agency’s distinguished Green Power Leadership Club
• Renewable energy certificates from JustGreen offset 100% of emissions from DHL’s expected U.S. electricity use in 2014
• Acquiring renewable energy certificates (RECs) mitigates DHL’s environmental impact in line with the Group’s GoGreen program

Commercial Scale Cellulosic Ethanol Arrives—Finally

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The question of biofuels as an energy source has probably generated more heat than light. It has also powered a great many vehicle miles that otherwise would have been powered by gasoline. Whether you consider that a good thing or a bad thing will likely determine your position on the issue.

EPA Announces List of Top 100 U.S. Organizations Using Renewable Energy

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EPA Announces List of Top 100 U.S. Organizations Using Renewable Energy

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Green Power Partnership released an updated list of the Top 100 organizations that are choosing to use electricity from clean, renewable sources like wind and solar power. TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, ranked 22 among the Top 100 U.S. organizations.

Abstracts Are Due Monday for Renewable Energy Markets 2013

Abstracts for speaking at REM 2013 accepted until Monday, July 1
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June 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The REM 2013 Call for Abstracts ends in 10 days. If you are interested in submitting a proposal for a panel or an individual presentation, please review the Call for Abstracts page for guidelines. Please forward this announcement to colleagues and clients that you think would be interested in speaking at the conference.

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