Monthly Archives: January 2015

30 01, 2015

WRI’s New Guidance on Scope 2 Emissions: What Does it Mean?

By | January 30th, 2015|Business Blog|

Last week, WRI released its anticipatedguidance on Scope 2 emissions.  The new guidance provides greater clarity on emissions produced via purchased energy (in the form of electricity, steam, heating, and cooling), and specifically takes into account the various low-carbon means by which companies obtain their electricity, including power purchase agreements. The overall aim of the [...]

27 01, 2015

Sustainability is in the DNA at Jackson Family Wines

By | January 27th, 2015|Business Blog, Environmental Blog|

We’re delighted to share a new case study with you featuring our client Jackson Family Wines (JFW). The private, family-owned company operates under three core values that have formed the basis for its operations since it was initially founded by Jess Jackson 32 years ago:sustaining our lands, crafting our wines, and advancing the field.  As [...]

26 01, 2015

Renewable Choice Energy Announces Partnership with Montage Deer Valley

By | January 26th, 2015|News|

Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 26th, 2015 -- Renewable Choice Energy today announced that Montage Deer Valley, an elite hotel-residence property under the management of Montage Hotel & Resorts, has purchased green power from the Boulder firm to offset 100% of the company’s electricity use in 2015. In total, the company has purchased more than 11 [...]

23 01, 2015

Artis Real Estate Investment Trust Receives LEED® Certification at Eight Office Properties

By | January 23rd, 2015|News|

January 23rd, 2015 | posted on www.marketwired.com WINNIPEG, MANITOBA-- Artis Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:AX.UN) ("Artis" or the "REIT") announced today that, as part of its commitment to promoting the use of energy efficient landlord and tenant practices and reduce potential adverse effects on the environment, it received Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) certification [...]

14 01, 2015

Energy Storage & Recycling: The New Frontiers of Energy Efficiency

By | January 14th, 2015|Business Blog|

Over the past decade, renewable technology has rapidly advanced, resulting in cheaper panels and turbines that also work more efficiently. These advances have led, in part, to the dramatic decline in the cost of solar and wind power production that has given rise to the grid-parity between brown and green energy.  However, several fundamental problems [...]

12 01, 2015

Renewable Choice Energy Founder and CEO Quayle Hodek to Speak at GreenBiz Forum

By | January 12th, 2015|News|

Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 12, 2015 Colorado-based Renewable Choice Energy announced today that founder and CEO Quayle Hodek will be a speaker at the upcoming GreenBiz Forum event held February 17-19, 2015 in Phoenix. Hodek will join representatives from Salesforce.com, Facebook, and Johnson & Johnson on a panel entitled “A CSO’s Guide to Renewable Energy.”Hodek [...]

12 01, 2015

Mosaic Sustainability Clients Neal Mast & Son Greenhouses Inc. and Mast Young Plants Receive Top CDP Score

By | January 12th, 2015|News|

Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 12, 2015 Mosaic Sustainability announced today that its clients, Neal Mast and Son Greenhouses, Inc. and Mast Young Plants, have collectively received a disclosure score of 99 out of 100 on the 2014 CDP supply chain program questionnaire. The companies also received a climate change mitigation performance score of “A-,” the [...]

8 01, 2015

Could 2015 Be the Tipping Point for U.S. Renewables?

By | January 8th, 2015|Environmental Blog|

  2014 was an extraordinary year for renewable growth and global climate change awareness. As the impacts of climate change—including record temperatures that have resulted in flooding, drought, superstorms, and loss of life and property—continue to grow internationally, sensitivity to controlling greenhouse gas emissions is on the rise. Climate change deniers are increasingly viewed in [...]

8 01, 2015

EPA recognizes RVCC among leading green power users

By | January 8th, 2015|News|

www.mycentraljersey.com / January 08, 2015-- Raritan Valley Community College has been commended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Green Power Partnership for using wind power to meet all of the Branchburg campus’ electricity needs. The college is now using nine million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of wind power — enough to meet 100 percent of the electricity needs for [...]

5 01, 2015

Velocity Print Solutions Renews Commitment to 100% Wind Energy

By | January 5th, 2015|News|

 www.myprintsource.com / January 05, 2015--  Velocity Print Solutions has partnered with Renewable Choice Energy to support the growth of renewable energy projects in the US and reduce the environmental impact of the electricity we use. By purchasing renewable energy credits (RECs) from Renewable Choice, Velocity is taking responsibility for the emissions generated from its electricity [...]