Monthly Archives: September 2013

30 09, 2013

What is biomass, really?

By | 2013-09-30T16:59:43+00:00 September 30th, 2013|Environmental Blog|

Within the renewable energy field, some energy sources are better understood than others. Compared with the more popular wind and solar, biomass is generally lesser known. However, the logistics of biomass conversion are vital, as this resource can be derived from a number of sources and embodies the quality of re-use that we strive to [...]

30 09, 2013

IPCC climate report: human impact is 'unequivocal'

By | 2013-09-30T15:53:52+00:00 September 30th, 2013|News|

IPCC climate report: human impact is 'unequivocal' IPCC climate report | http://www.theguardian.com - September 27, 2013   World leaders must now respond to an "unequivocal" message from climate scientists and act with policies to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the United Nations secretary-general urged on Friday... Read posted article here.

24 09, 2013

Renewable Choice Writes Report: How Renewables are Winning

By | 2013-09-24T19:38:28+00:00 September 24th, 2013|News|

Report Highlights The Rise Of Renewable Energy By NAW Staff. Friday, September 20, 2013 The quantity of renewable energy in the U.S. has been steadily on the rise for the past 15 years, experiencing exponential growth in 2012, according to a new report from Colorado-based Renewable Choice Energy. For example, the report says total U.S. [...]

24 09, 2013

Park City-based ski resort operator Powdr Corp. has received a 2013 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. EPA

By | 2013-09-24T19:17:45+00:00 September 24th, 2013|News|

  Powdr Receives EPA Green Power Leadership Award Park City, Utah, 24 September, 2013 – Posted on www.utahskiandsnowboard.com Powdr Corp. announced on Monday that the Park City-based ski resort operator has received a 2013 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The award recognizes EPA Green Power Partners who distinguish themselves [...]

19 09, 2013

Colorado-Based Firm Shares the Story of the Growth of U.S. Clean Energy in Its New Special Report

By | 2013-09-19T20:32:16+00:00 September 19th, 2013|News|

Renewable Choice Energy Publishes New Paper on Success of Renewables Boulder, CO (PRWEB) September 19, 2013  -- Renewable Choice Energy (http://www.renewablechoice.com) announced today that it has published a new special report on the successful growth of U.S. renewable energy. The firm’s How Renewables are Winning paper reviews the most current information on the recent, considerable market gains [...]

19 09, 2013

Renewable Choice Client, Advantest, Earns Its First Ranking on List of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Top Tech and Telecom Partners

By | 2013-09-19T18:49:45+00:00 September 19th, 2013|News|

Advantest Earns Its First Ranking on List of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Top Tech and Telecom Partners World's Largest Semiconductor Test Equipment Supplier Recognized for Its Use of Green Power San Jose, CA (Marketwired) November 11, 2013  -- Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation's ATE +2.13%  U.S. subsidiary Advantest America, Inc. has earned a [...]

17 09, 2013

Walmart Announces Sustainability Index Progress

By | 2013-09-17T16:53:05+00:00 September 17th, 2013|Environmental Blog|

Last week, Walmart held a Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting at its headquarters in Bentonville, AR where it announced the progress made with the Sustainability Index in the year since its launch.   The company also identified so-called “hot spots” where it plans to leverage its size and scale to more greatly impact supply chain sustainability. [...]

12 09, 2013

Walmart Highlights Progress on the Sustainability Index

By | 2013-09-12T17:58:12+00:00 September 12th, 2013|News|

Walmart Highlights Progress on the Sustainability Index BENTONVILLE, Ark., September 12, 2013  |   www.news.walmart.com In front of an audience of associates, suppliers and nonprofit organizations at its Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting, Walmart today highlighted its progress with the Sustainability Index, a measurement system used to track the environmental impact of products. The company also [...]

10 09, 2013

U.S. Wastes More Energy than It Consumes

By | 2013-09-10T22:41:25+00:00 September 10th, 2013|Environmental Blog|

By Guest Blogger, Kristina Ross A new study released by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory shows that the U.S. has some serious energy-efficiency problems. The nation uses just 39 percent of all the energy it generates, wasting the rest. Of the 95.1 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) of total energy produced in the United States [...]

5 09, 2013

Renewable Choice as featured on nawindpower.com

By | 2013-09-05T20:01:45+00:00 September 5th, 2013|News|

    City Of Boston Buys Wind-Generated Renewable Energy Credits   by NAW Staff Wednesday September 04 2013 Renewable Choice Energy reports that the City of Boston has purchased 28,000 wind-generated renewable energy credits (RECs) from the Colorado-based firm for fiscal year 2013, 33% more than were purchased in the prior year. "The City of [...]