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Center for Resource Solutions and Changhua County to Expand Clean Energy Options in Taiwan

Press Release

June 27, 2017 /3BL Media/ — Officials from Changhua County, Taiwan and Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) signed an agreement today on joint initiatives that will help support the Taiwan clean energy market and allow greater investment by global companies that want to power their operations with renewable energy.

Domtar's Collaborative Approach to Sustainable Forestry

Domtar — recognized by many as one of the first significant sustainability players in the pulp and paper industry — has taken a collaborative approach with its stakeholders to develop an accountability structure that emphasizes performance over promises.
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The following is a sponsored story by Domtar that originally appeared on GreenBiz.

Tetra Pak Expects to Deliver More Than 100 Million Fully Renewable Packages in 2016

Press Release

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, February 2, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Tetra Pak announced today that the company expects to deliver more than 100 million packs of Tetra Rex® Bio-based to customers during 2016, reflecting strong demand for the package since its launch in January 2015. The world’s first package made entirely from plant based materials has gained popularity among consumers across Finland, Sweden and Norway, with brands such as Valio, Arla Foods, Vermlands Mejeri, and TINE.

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.

Is There an Overlooked Link Between Renewable Materials and Climate Change Mitigation?

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As we sharpen our lens on climate in advance of the COP21 Summit in Paris, we all await whether or not agreements reached will result in transformative changes and ultimately in how businesses operate. But some changes in business operations are already under way as companies are recognizing how responsible sourcing and renewable materials use can impact their carbon footprints.

Clean Power Plan: How Solar Energy is a Cornerstone to Success

Blog

This week's unveiling of the landmark Clean Power Plan by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, heralded as our nation’s most ambitious effort to combat climate change, highlights how uniquely positioned the solar industry is to help transition the country to a new clean energy future.

Michael Bloomberg: Realistic Goals for the Paris Climate Conference

The trend is moving in the right direction, and if the U.N. gathering in the fall speeds it up, that’s success.
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Originally pusblished on the Wall Street Journal.

By Michael R. Bloomberg
June 28, 2015

Tetra Pak 'Making Steady Progress' Towards Recycling Target

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Tetra Pak needs to double recycling rates in order to hit a target of 40% of used beverage cartons being fully recycled by 2020, according to the packaging giant's latest sustainability report.

The report also explains that Tetra Pak will need to triple the number of recycled cartons, to about 100 billion a year, by the end of the decade.

CRS Releases Guide to Using Renewable Energy Tracking Systems to Assist States in 111(d) Compliance

New report outlines ways current clean energy infrastructure can assist states in meeting goals of EPA Clean Power Plan
Press Release

San Francisco, July 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today released a guide to help states comply with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s recently proposed Clean Power Plan, which directs states to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants to 30% below 2005 levels by 2030. The CRS report, Tracking Renewable Energy for the U.S.

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