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Center For Resource Solutions and Google Partner to Advance Asian Renewable Energy Markets

Seed grant to lay groundwork for renewable energy policy and infrastructure support throughout Asia, beginning with Taiwan
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, April 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) announced today that Google is providing foundational support through a seed grant to establish a coalition of stakeholders that will support expansion of renewable energy market infrastructure throughout Asia, with initial efforts focused on advancing renewable energy purchasing options in Taiwan.

Detroit Zoo Certified by Green-e Marketplace, Powered by 100% Renewable Energy

Committing to 100% clean energy for all operations, Detroit Zoo is the first zoo in the U.S. certified by Green-e
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA, December 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced that the Detroit Zoo is the first zoo in the U.S. to earn certification by Green-e Marketplace. By using 100% Green-e certified wind energy for all its operations, the Detroit Zoo is reducing the environmental impact of its electricity use. The zoo is committing to purchase nearly 15,000 renewable energy certificates through a partnership with ITC Holdings Corp. per year to cover all its operations.

What Is a Renewable Energy Certificate?

A short animated video illustrating how RECs are created, tracked, traded, and finally sold to end users
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Across North America, Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) create the pathway for individuals and organizations to green their power. For nearly two decades, RECs have transformed markets for renewable energy by helping renewable energy generators connect with clean energy buyers, regardless of where the energy is generated or used.

Call for Abstracts Open for Renewable Energy Markets 2014

Also: Save the Date for REM 2014, Thanks to Our Sponsors, and Check Out Our New Website
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We are excited to announce that Renewable Energy Markets 2014 will be held at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento from December 2–4th, 2014. We want to welcome our 2014 Presenting Sponsor, NextEra Energy Resources, which continues its long-time support of the conference.

REI Now Powered by Renewable Energy

National outdoor retailer broadens energy strategy to include renewable energy certificates
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SEATTLE, April 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ – As the nation’s leading outdoor retailer, REI works to protect the environment and the places its members love to play. Energy use is one of REI’s largest impacts on the climate, and the company has committed to having all of its electricity come from clean renewable sources. 

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