Corporate Renewables

26 05, 2017

4 Reasons Corporate Renewable PPAs Still Make Sense with Low Natural Gas Prices

By | 2017-05-26T10:54:59+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Corporate Renewables, Industry Trends|

Author: John Powers has sold more renewable energy to companies than anyone working today. In the few couple years, natural gas prices have hovered at historic lows.  As a result, some commercial, industrial, and institutional (C&I) buyers have been more hesitant to commit to long-term renewable energy contracts in the form of power purchase agreements (PPAs). [...]

17 05, 2017

4 Reasons Your Renewable Energy Strategy Still Relies on RECs

By | 2017-05-17T15:55:57+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Corporate Renewables|

Author: Amy Haddon shares her expertise in communications and corporate sustainability. Falling prices, technology advancements, competitive pressures, and ambitious climate action goals have helped drive the rapid growth of renewable energy worldwide, dramatically boosted by the widespread adoption of renewables by organizations in the commercial, industrial, and institutional (C&I) sectors. C&I buyers have been particularly drawn [...]

27 04, 2017

Tell Your Story of 100% Renewable Energy – How to Accurately Report Claims to CDP

By | 2017-05-15T10:33:46+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Business Blog, Corporate Renewables|

Author: Amy Haddon shares her expertise in communications and corporate sustainability. We often receive the following question from clients, particularly as it relates to CDP reporting: What environmental claim(s) will we be able to make if we go 100% renewable, and what is the guidance from leading NGOs? Here is our typical response: When a company [...]

18 04, 2017

Blockchain: Digitization of New Energy Opportunities for More Efficient Transactions

By | 2017-05-15T10:33:51+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Corporate Renewables, New Energy Opportunities|

This is the first blog in our New Energy Opportunities series that explores leading edge clean technologies that could revolutionize the way we buy and sell energy. To read other blogs in this series, click here. Author: Dominic Barbato, a self-proclaimed “cool nerd”, is passionate about energy, economics, and innovation. Asking “What is blockchain?” is like [...]

22 03, 2017

Top 3 Renewable Energy Drivers in the Consumer Staples Sector

By | 2017-05-15T10:34:00+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Corporate Renewables, industry drivers|

Author: Rita Reiser is a recognized expert on corporate renewable strategy with 12+ years of technical knowledge Companies across a diverse array of industries have come under pressure to adopt greener practices. Highly visible brands, being no exception to this trend, receive the brunt of demands for transparency and sustainability improvements from investors, NGOs, and [...]

17 03, 2017

How to Accelerate Your Decision-Making Process and Capitalize on New Energy Opportunities

By | 2017-05-15T10:31:59+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Corporate Renewables, New Energy Opportunities|

 Author: David Hughes  As the fossil fuel economy fades from its glory days, with coal-fired plants retiring across the globe, the opportunity to transition to a low-carbon economy is more tangible now than ever. The largest countries in the world are stepping up their investments in clean energy, and economics - not regulations - are [...]

14 03, 2017

Intersections: Clean Energy Jobs are Putting America to Work

By | 2017-05-15T10:32:01+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Corporate Renewables, Intersections|

This is the second blog in our Clean Energy Intersections Series, where we explore how renewable energy has the power to address and alleviate many social and environmental concerns, in addition to its power as a worldwide economic force. In this installment, Bridget Cameron examines the intersection of renewable energy and job creation: Author: Bridget [...]

2 03, 2017

The Unique Political Advantages of Using Onsite Renewables

By | 2017-03-01T10:23:51+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Corporate Renewables|

Author: Craig Konz focuses on helping corporations procure offsite and onsite renewables Of the multitude of renewable energy procurement options available, onsite renewables may be the most resistant to policy changes that could potentially impact expected economics. Solar, the most popular source for onsite renewable energy, has a unique value proposition because it reduces electrical load [...]

23 02, 2017

Top Drivers for Renewable Energy in the Tech and Telecom Sectors

By | 2017-03-22T16:30:56+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Corporate Renewables, industry drivers|

Author: Drew Crowder is an expert in global renewable energy sourcing for Tech and Telecom companies. Leaders in the Tech and Telecom sector, including Facebook, Google, and Amazon, have firmly established themselves as first-movers in the corporate renewable energy world. Since 2010, when Google signed its first power purchase agreement (PPA) for a wind farm [...]

9 02, 2017

Intersections: 5 Ways Renewables Can Address Environmental Racism

By | 2017-03-14T10:15:50+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Corporate Renewables, Intersections|

In our new Clean Energy Intersections blog series, we’ll explore how renewable energy has the power to address and alleviate many social and environmental concerns, in addition to its power as a worldwide economic force. In this installment, Amy Haddon examines the intersection of renewable energy and environmental racism: Recent world events have called attention [...]