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2014-04-02 08:24:51

"Promoting Green Travel to National Parks in the USA" HOUSTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JustGreen Lifestyle, a Just Energy Group Inc. (NYSE/TSX: JE) brand and the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) are currently partners in an effort to help preserve our national parks and promote greener travel. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121031/CL02947LOGO As part of the partnership, JustGreen Lifestyle has donated carbon credits to offset the greenhouse gas emissions...

2014-04-01 12:26:17

Retail Energy Supplier Partnering with Arbor Day Foundation HOUSTON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Spark Energy, a Houston-based independent retail energy supplier, has announced it will plant a tree on behalf of each customer enrolling in a green energy plan in the month of April through a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation. "As we continue our focus on green solutions, we are excited to partner with the Arbor Day Foundation on an initiative that directly impacts...

2014-03-27 08:27:36

Imagine passenger balloons filled with CO2, side by side and stretching from coast to coast. That's the amount of harmful emissions Viridian customers helped avoid in the 2013 reporting year alone. STAMFORD, CT, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Helping to reverse climate change can be as simple as turning on a light - provided that your light is powered by renewable electricity. Although skeptics may scoff, Viridian, a leading provider of affordable, responsible energy, provided...

2014-03-06 08:25:36

Retail Energy Supplier Begins Selling Carbon Neutral Natural Gas Products in SoCal Utility District HOUSTON, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Spark Energy, an independent retail energy supplier, has announced that it has entered the Southern California market and is now providing natural gas supply to consumers in the Southern California Gas (SoCal Gas) utility district. "We are very excited to begin serving Southern California residents and look forward to becoming the...

2014-03-04 23:25:34

Cap-Op’s Distributed Energy Efficiency Project Platform (DEEPP) is a cloud-based platform designed to lower the barriers in conducting energy efficiency projects by lowering quantification costs up to 50% and by creating predictable offset revenue. Calgary, Alberta (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Cap-Op Energy, a leader in the field of carbon offset technology, is pleased to announce that their revolutionary Distributed Energy Efficiency Project Platform (DEEPP) will open to their charter...

2014-02-26 12:21:13

VANCOUVER, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - CDP, an international, not-for-profit organization providing the only global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose, manage and share vital environmental information, has signed on Offsetters as a CDP Accredited Consultancy Partner. Currently the only Canadian consultancy partner of the CDP, the formal agreement allows Offsetters to provide its clients added value through CDP's international measurement and guidance. CDP consultancy...

2014-02-14 12:27:07

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American workers employed in the U.S. forest products industry visited Washington, D.C. this week. Their goal was to meet with their members of Congress and administration officials to educate them on the impact of legislative and regulatory decisions both on the environment and on the families and communities that depend on forest products manufacturing for their livelihood. The Pulp & Paperworkers' Resource Council (PPRC) is a...

2014-02-06 12:23:51

JOLIET, Ill., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JustGreen, a subsidiary of Just Energy Group Inc. (NYSE/TSX: JE) has announced that the City of Joliet, Illinois, has purchased green power to help offset its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) will be used to help offset the city's electricity use for the next three years totaling approximately 167 million kWh which is equivalent to planting 3 million trees and taking 25,000 vehicles off the roads. (Logo:...

2014-02-05 08:23:59

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Working with Minnesota-based Great River Energy, Brattle Group economists developed a regional market-based approach to implement EPA's forthcoming rule under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from existing power generating sources ("Existing Source Rule"). The approach uses existing energy market infrastructure to achieve emission reduction targets while ensuring reliability and minimizing cost impacts....

2014-02-03 08:21:54

Sponsoring world-leading conference and exposition on business and the environment in Vancouver, March 26 - 28, 2014 VANCOUVER, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Offsetters Climate Solutions is proud to announce their diamond level sponsorship as the official sponsor of carbon offsets of GLOBE 2014 the world's largest and longest running conference and exposition that blends both business and environment, taking place in Vancouver, BC from March 26 to 28, 2014. Held every two years since...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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