Monthly Archives: December 2012

20 12, 2012

What the Earth Can Teach Us

By | December 20th, 2012|Environmental Blog|

Tomorrow, people around the northern hemisphere will celebrate the Winter Solstice.  At this important astronomical moment, time will appear suspended as the earth begins its tilt in the opposite direction, bringing all of us back to the light.  Indeed, the word solstice literally means “sun stands still.”For thousands of years, humans have celebrated their relationship [...]

20 12, 2012

Renewable Choice Energy Founder and CEO Quayle Hodek to Speak at TEDxMaui

By | December 20th, 2012|News|

Innovative leader in renewable energy will discuss the importance of renewables to future growth. Renewable Choice Energy Founder and CEO Quayle Hodek to Speak at TEDxMaui Boulder, Colorado, December 20, 2012 - Colorado-based Renewable Choice Energy (http://www.renewablechoice.com) announced today that founder and CEO Quayle Hodek will be a featured speaker at the upcoming TEDxMaui event [...]

17 12, 2012

Scientists say that climate change means the long-term outlook for skiers everywhere is bleak.

By | December 17th, 2012|News|

Rising Temperatures Threaten Fundamental Change for Ski Slopes The New York TimesBy KATHARINE Q. SEELYE Published: December 12, 2012  -- NEWBURY, N.H. — Helena Williams had a great day of skiing here at Mount Sunapee shortly after the resort opened at the end of November, but when she came back the next day, the temperatures [...]

17 12, 2012

New Study Shows Nearly 60 percent of World’s Largest Companies Have Set a Renewable Energy Commitment

By | December 17th, 2012|News|

Majority Of World’s Largest Companies Shifting To Clean Energy CSR Wire (Ceres) WASHINGTON, December 10th, 2012 -- Despite climate and energy policy inching forward in Congress and at the UN climate change negotiations in Qatar, a new report from Calvert Investments, Ceres and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) shows that most of the world’s largest companies [...]

14 12, 2012

Is the argument over climate change finally at an end?

By | December 14th, 2012|Environmental Blog|

For years, there has been a debate over the reality of climate change, specifically human impact on the climate and related weather events. While the climate change naysayers are few, they have been a strong, vocal minority. Climate change has also taken a background role on the national stage, with politicians preferring to address much [...]

11 12, 2012

Supplier Sustainability Index Timeline B Thank You

By | December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Thank you for your interest in our case study. Please click on the link below to access the document.  Supplier Sustainability Index Timeline for Reporting   Interested in More Resources Now? Download The Quick Guide: Supplier Sustainability Index Scoring GuideSuppliers in the first wave of product categories have begun to receive their Sustainability Index scores. [...]

11 12, 2012

Supplier Sustainability Timeline B

By | December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

We have collected the publicly available information Walmart has released regarding its Supplier Sustainability Index that affects suppliers in 100 of its largest product categories.  Suppliers in Wave 2 of the process will have until January 10th to report their information.  Not sure when or if you have to report?We have developed a simplified timeline [...]

11 12, 2012

Supplier Sustainability Index Timeline A Thank You

By | December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Thank you for your interest in our case study. Please click on the link below to access the document.  Supplier Sustainability Index Timeline for Reporting   Interested in More Resources Now? Download The Quick Guide: Supplier Sustainability Index Scoring GuideSuppliers in the first wave of product categories have begun to receive their Sustainability Index scores. [...]

11 12, 2012

Supplier Sustainability Timeline A

By | December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

We have collected the publicly available information Walmart has released regarding its Supplier Sustainability Index that affects suppliers in 100 of its largest product categories.  Suppliers in Wave 2 of the process will have until January 10th to report their information.  Not sure when or if you have to report?We have developed a simplified timeline [...]

7 12, 2012

The Time for Service is Now

By | December 7th, 2012|Environmental Blog|

For the second year in a row, the Renewable Choice team was proud to partner with the Boulder Shelter for the Homeless to decorate for the holidays. Not only is this a fun way for our team to connect with each other, but we’re able to bring a little joy into the hearts of those [...]