Monthly Archives: April 2015

28 04, 2015

Green House Data Joins EPA Top 30 Tech & Telecom List of Green Power Users

By | April 28th, 2015|News|

Cheyenne, WY.-- Green House Data, a national provider of cloud hosting, colocation, and managed data center services, as well as an EPA Green Power Partner and a certified B-Corporation, today announced that for the first time it appeared as No. 29 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Top 30 Tech & Telecom list of the [...]

23 04, 2015

The Weitz Company Announces LEED Certification of Broken Sound Spa and Fitness Expansion Project

By | April 23rd, 2015|News|

April 23rd, 2015 | posted on www.uk.finance.yahoo.com WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Weitz Company, a national full-service construction firm, is proud to announce its client, Broken Sound Club, in Boca Raton, Florida, has been awarded LEED® Certification for New Construction for the recent expansion of the club’s Spa and Fitness Center. Broken Sound Club is one [...]

21 04, 2015

Earth Day 2015: Celebrating Renewables

By | April 21st, 2015|Environmental Blog|

This Earth Day, we invite you to join us in celebrating the explosive growth in renewable energy. When we started Renewable Choice back in 2001, our aspiration was three-fold: an energy landscape where renewables and energy derived from fossil fuels would compete on cost; an increased amount of clean power added to our overall national [...]

18 04, 2015

New Buffalo Grove pool LEED certified

By | April 18th, 2015|News|

April 18th, 2015 | posted on www.dailyherald.com The newly renovated natatorium at Buffalo Grove High School received LEED Silver certification, making it the first facility in Northwest Suburban High School District 214 to achieve the environmentally friendly rating. The swimming pool project was completed in August 2014, but the LEED Silver certification was presented to District 214 [...]

15 04, 2015

Changing the Business Climate In 2015

By | April 15th, 2015|News|

April 15th, 2015 | posted on www.climaterealityproject.org Six years ago, when an international climate treaty in Copenhagen seemed distinctly possible, there was still a discernible gap between the concept of a low-carbon global economy and the capital market’s ability to deliver it. Nascent and costly clean energy technologies, skepticism of climate science and a still deeply-embedded reliance [...]

14 04, 2015

Recycling Energy Forum is Now Carbon Neutral Thanks to Renewable Choice Energy

By | April 14th, 2015|News|

April 14th, 2015 | posted on www.recyclingenergyforum.com Recycling Energy Forum is very excited to announce that our Expo & Education event on April 24th will be carbon neutral thanks to the great sponsorship of carbon offsets by Renewable Choice Energy. We are very grateful to Renewable Choice Energy and their dedication to marketing carbon offsets and renewable [...]

14 04, 2015

21st century energy: What you need to know about power purchasing

By | April 14th, 2015|News|

April 15th, 2015 | posted on www.recyclingenergyforum.com When it comes to renewable energy, one thing is abundantly clear: New generating sources aren’t coming online fast enough to suit the needs of companies that have a made a serious commitment to it. The availability of renewable energy certifications (RECs) has helped, but more organizations are looking beyond offsets [...]

13 04, 2015

Breckinridge Takes Steps to Reduce Carbon Footprint

By | April 13th, 2015|News|

April 13th, 2015 | posted on www.breckinridge.com BOSTON – Breckinridge Capital Advisors today announced that it has purchased 195,339 kilowatt hours (kWh) of renewable energy credits (RECs) to offset 100 percent of its estimated electricity use. In addition it has purchased 307.96 metric tons of carbon offsets. The offsets were purchased through Renewable Choice Energy, a leading [...]

13 04, 2015

Wind power helping water-constrained areas of Minnesota

By | April 13th, 2015|News|

April 13th, 2015 | posted on www.aweablog.com Last Sunday was World Water Day. What does that have to do with wind power? A lot. Every year, wind energy saves America billions of gallons of water by displacing other forms of generation that rely on water. While droughts in the West have gotten the most press coverage, Minnesota [...]

10 04, 2015

AWEA: Corporate Wind Trend Continues

By | April 10th, 2015|News|

April 10th, 2015 | posted on www.nawindpower.com As the cost of wind energy has dropped by more than half in just five years, there has been a steady increase in U.S. businesses, governmental agencies and universities making direct investments in wind power to lock in low prices and reduce their carbon footprints, according to data from the [...]