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sustainable-business iconThree Common Myths about Buying Green Power from a Utility
by John Powers on 02/22/2012

In our new blog we explore some of the more widespread myths about purchasing renewable energy.

When consumers decide they would rather purchase renewable energy than continue to support fossil fuels, they have limited options.  They can install an onsite generator like a solar panel, buy... [more]

sustainable-business iconWhat’s In It For Me? The Benefits of a Sustainable Supply Chain
by Amy Haddon on 02/17/2012

In this blog we discuss the top three reasons why sustainability beyond scorecard makes sense for suppliers.

As we’ve reported in our recent white paper on supply chain sustainability scorecards, there is increasing pressure and demand on suppliers to comply with sustainability initiatives. ... [more]

sustainable-business iconWhy Corporate Giving Should Be Part of Your Sustainability Strategy
by Amy Haddon on 02/15/2012

International Corporate Philanthropy Day is approaching and corporate giving is an important aspect to round out your sustainability initiatives and CSR.

Monday, February 27, 2012 is International Corporate Philanthropy Day.  This international advocacy day is led by the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy and brings together... [more]

sustainable-business iconAre You Ready for EO 13514?
by Amy Haddon on 02/10/2012

Suppliers to government agencies will soon be required to provide GHG emissions data. In this blog, we'll share helpful insights into Executive Order 13514 , how it may affect your business, and link you to additional resources.

On October 5, 2009, President Obama signed Executive Order (EO) 13514, which calls on Federal agencies to make improvements in their environmental, energy, and economic performance by... [more]

industry-news iconShades of Green Education
by Guest Blogger on 02/03/2012

We hope to see you at the only national gathering of K-12 leaders and educators coming together to make their schools and districts green & healthy centers of academic excellence. For registration information, read our guest blog.

Green schools gathering in Denver Feb. 27-29 will help those new to the movement. Next month’s gathering of K-12 school administrators, teachers, students, and parents at the... [more]

sustainable-business iconA Sustainability Leader Emerges
by Amy Haddon on 02/01/2012

Renewable Choice customer, OCTAL, achieves business benefits from proactive carbon footprint disclosure. Read more about it in this blog and by downloading our case study.

In our case study, OCTAL Leads the Way in Environmental Sustainability and Disclosure, we explore the sustainability journey of an unlikely leader (OCTAL Petrochemicals) in an even... [more]

sustainable-business iconThree Simple Steps to Scorecard Compliance
by Amy Haddon on 01/27/2012

In this blog, we'll share with you 3 Simple Steps to Scorecard Compliance, and provide a link to download our new white paper on the subject.

A few weeks ago, we released our white paper on supply chain sustainability scorecards.  This paper was the result of significant research into who is using scorecards and... [more]

sustainable-business iconEnvironmentally Responsible Company Joins Growing B Corp Movement
by Amy Haddon on 01/18/2012

We recently announced our certification as a Benefits, or B Corporation, an accomplishment that we here at Renewable Choice are really proud of!

Earning the coveted B Corp certification was intensive, which speaks to the integrity and thoroughness of the process.  First and foremost, we had to have a baseline of... [more]