19 02, 2014

Sustainability Measures in the 2014 Farm Bill

By | 2014-02-19T14:44:48+00:00 February 19th, 2014|Uncategorized|

On February 7th, 2014, President Barack Obama approved a new agricultural policy through the passage of the Agricultural Act of 2014, a multiyear plan that addresses issues such as food stamps, crop assistance and insurance, and environmental protection. Also known as the “farm bill”, the resolution is an important piece of legislation that comes after [...]

26 11, 2013

Supply Chains

By | 2013-11-26T20:17:24+00:00 November 26th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Supply chain sustainability requirements are quickly growing to become a key market-driven response to consumer demands for social and environmental responsibility and transparency. We leveraged our in-depth experience with supply chain sustainability compliance and carbon risk management to form our subsidary, Mosaic Sustainability. Mosaic Sustainability offers customized programs including strategic planning, scorecard development, and supplier [...]

18 07, 2013

LEED – EAC4 | Renewable Choice

By | 2013-07-18T15:56:57+00:00 July 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|

As part of the Energy & Atmosphere LEED credit, existing buildings can earn points under EAC4 by choosing renewable energy.  By purchasing green power to fulfill the requirements for EAC4, buildings can reduce their carbon footprint and improve their LEED certification score.  The EAC4 is a powerful and affordable tool to gain LEED certified status.  [...]

24 06, 2013

What’s a CO2 Calculator – buy CO2 offsets | Renewable Choice

By | 2013-06-24T20:47:14+00:00 June 24th, 2013|Uncategorized|

A carbon dioxide (CO2) calculator is an important tool for helping to convert abstract greenhouse gas (GHG) emission measurements into everyday equivalencies.  At Renewable Choice, we use a CO2 calculator to help organizations measure their climate impact and to determine the number of carbon offsets clients will need to buy.  Carbon offsets help to mitigate [...]