Monthly Archives: April 2011

29 04, 2011

2011 Carbon Disclosure Project Quality Assurance Initiatives

By | 2011-04-29T18:10:07+00:00 April 29th, 2011|Environmental Blog|

The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) is the world’s largest climate change reporting system, with over 3,050 companies now reporting their climate risk management strategies annually. CDP anticipates total respondent numbers to increase to over 10,000 in the next three to five years. While the number of responses has been good, investors and purchasing organizations reviewing [...]

22 04, 2011

A Few Things You Might Not Know About Earth Day

By | 2011-04-22T22:12:55+00:00 April 22nd, 2011|Environmental Blog|

Today, April 22, is the 41st Earth Day. We have evolved our thinking around sustainability and we’ve progressed as a nation but we still have much to accomplish in the realm of sustainable lifestyles, businesses and economies. Let's revisit the creation of this holiday which is now celebrated in over 175 countries as well as [...]

22 04, 2011

Renewable Choice Ranks 1st on EPA's Renewable Energy Providers List

By | 2011-04-22T18:25:57+00:00 April 22nd, 2011|News|

Earth Day 2011: A Special Thanks to Renewable Energy Suppliers For more than 40 years, Earth Day has inspired appreciation and awareness of the Earth’s natural environment and the collective steps we can take to reduce our environmental footprint. In recognition of Earth Day 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership would like [...]

20 04, 2011

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By | 2011-04-20T18:58:44+00:00 April 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|

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20 04, 2011

Creating Opportunity through Compliance: A Case Study.

By | 2011-04-20T18:58:44+00:00 April 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|

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20 04, 2011

Energy & Climate with Cupid

By | 2011-04-20T18:58:44+00:00 April 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|

Expectations and responsibilities for businesses are changing and Renewable Choice can help you understand, complete and improve on the Walmart Supplier Sustainability Assessment and the 2011 Carbon Disclosure Project questionnaire.  The window for reporting is limited and the reporting period started on April 1, 2011. Whether you are a large or small supplier to Walmart, [...]

19 04, 2011

4 “Green” Ways to Engage Your Employees

By | 2011-04-19T23:22:58+00:00 April 19th, 2011|Environmental Blog|

The beginning of April at Renewable Choice marked the kick off of the first leg of our Commuter Challenge, an annual event that encourages employees to use alternative transportation and to voluntarily reduce their reliance on carbon-based fuels, especially during the summer months when ozone levels in our region can soar to dangerous levels. There [...]

14 04, 2011

Carbon Disclosure Project Meeting Notes

By | 2011-04-14T18:30:20+00:00 April 14th, 2011|Environmental Blog|

Because Renewable Choice is an accredited partner to the Carbon Disclosure Project, I attended the CDP investor meeting held in New York City on March 17, 2011. It was informative both for companies that are already responding to the Questionnaire and also for those that are considering responding.  More than anything, institutional investors are asking [...]

7 04, 2011

5 Reasons Why Companies Voluntarily Report Their GHG Emissions

By | 2011-04-07T17:20:26+00:00 April 7th, 2011|Environmental Blog|

Why disclose to the Carbon Disclosure Project? The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) holds the largest database of voluntarily provided primary corporate climate change information in the world; representing approximately $71 trillion dollars in managed assets.  The popularity of reporting to the CDP has increased exponentially over the past decade. In 2003, the CDP received only [...]

5 04, 2011

Investors ask world’s largest companies to reduce their GHG emissions

By | 2011-04-05T21:28:15+00:00 April 5th, 2011|News|

  Investors ask world’s largest companies to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions (Excerpt) Institutional investors are this week calling on the world's largest companies to implement cost effective greenhouse gas emissions reduction initiatives.The request is being made through the Carbon Disclosure Project's new Carbon Action initiative, launched in response to investor requirements to protect their [...]