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2014-08-26 16:23:36

TerraPass Introduces Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) For the Individual Customer SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The average US household consumes around 11 MWHs of electricity annually; the emissions that are generated are equivalent to cutting down 194 trees. With these figures it is important to find ways to support clean energy that helps sustain our planet. By expanding its Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) portfolio, TerraPass is pleased to be able to offer a REC...

2013-11-12 23:19:41

GoVeho.com, the nation’s first and only social networking site for ridesharing, is looking for eco-friendly donors that will aid their mission to provide commuters an easy, on-demand carpooling option that can reduce deadly carbon emissions by an estimated six tons per average rider, per year. Toms River, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 There is a new way to get around town. An unconventional and growing trend in transportation: social networking for ridesharing. GoVeho.com, the...

2011-05-01 00:09:07

TerraPass Releases Update of their Online Carbon Footprint Calculator with All-electric Vehicle Emissions Data and Latest EPA Fuel Economy Data for US Vehicles San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 28, 2011 TerraPass (http://www.terrapass.com), a leading provider of carbon offsets, has released an update to its carbon footprint calculator (http://www.terrapass.com/carbon-footprint-calculator/), an online tool that helps individuals calculate their greenhouse gas emissions from driving, flying,...

2011-04-22 11:41:00

CHICAGO, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PortionPac Chemical Corporation announced today an unprecedented step to balance 100% of its energy use from all sources by funding green house gas reduction and clean energy projects. The company is investing in Climate Action Reserve and VerifiedCarbon Standard-certified projects through TerraPass and is purchasing Green-E®-certified Renewable Energy Credits through Renewable Choice. For its commitment to using green power, the...

2011-04-05 00:00:29

Professionals and job seekers who wish to "go green" should consider telecommuting and flexible work arrangements, says FlexJobs, the leading source for telecommuting and flexible job listings. In honor of Earth Month 2011, FlexJobs is renewing and increasing its commitment to environmental sustainability through new green business initiatives. Boulder, CO (Vocus/PRWEB) April 04, 2011 With Earth Day being celebrated this month and heightened awareness of rising gas prices, the importance of...

2011-03-15 10:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Force10 Networks, Inc., a global technology leader, today announced the expansion of its carbon credit program to include those customers purchasing selected models of its S-Series(TM) 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) top-of-rack (ToR) access switches. This program expansion will enable Force10 customers who buy ExaScale® virtualized core switch/routers and now the S4810(TM) top-of-rack switch--the industry's only core-to-edge...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.