February 20, 2020

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U.S. Gain First to Provide RNG Through New M-RETS RTC Platform

Published: Jan 30, 2020 – 08:00 AM EST

APPLETON, Wis., Jan. 30 /CSRwire/ - U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural gas (RNG), becomes first to provide RNG for use in voluntary markets through the Midwest Renewable Energy Tracking System (M-RETS) Renewable Thermal Certificate (RTC) platform....

National Grid Recognized for Innovative Solar Marketplace

Published: Jan 29, 2020 – 07:04 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - National Grid has been recognized for its innovative online marketplace that simplifies the process of installing solar energy for its customers by the Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SECC). In 2016, National Grid collaborated with EnergySage, a company...

U.S. Gain Purchases Another Digester at Wisconsin Dairy

Published: Jan 23, 2020 – 08:00 AM EST

APPLETON, Wis., Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural gas for the transportation and energy markets, announces the purchase of another anaerobic digester - this one located at Deer Run Dairy, LLC in Kewaunee,...

Ørsted, Recently Named the Most Sustainable Company in the World, Forms New Research Partnerships to Advance Technology for Protection and Conservation of Right Whales

Published: Jan 22, 2020 – 08:00 AM EST

BOSTON, Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - Ørsted U.S. Offshore Wind is proud to announce an exciting and innovative partnership with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the University of Rhode Island (URI), and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) to launch the Ecosystem and...

PepsiCo to Achieve 100% Renewable Electricity in the U.S.

Published: Jan 21, 2020 – 05:16 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y.,, Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - Some of America's favorite snacks and beverages - from Lay's and SunChips to bubly, Gatorade and Pepsi - will soon be made using electricity from renewable sources, such as wind and solar. PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) today announced...

Global 100 Index: Ørsted Is the World’s Most Sustainable Company

Published: Jan 21, 2020 – 08:04 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - Renewable energy company Ørsted is the world's most sustainable company according to the Global 100 ranking announced today. Having completed a fundamental business transformation from fossil fuels to renewables over the past decade, Ørsted urges all countries...

Smithfield Foods Generates Renewable Natural Gas from Wastewater to Power North Carolina Communities

Published: Jan 09, 2020 – 02:11 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Jan. 09 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc., in partnership with Duke Energy and OptimaBio, LLC, is now producing renewable natural gas (RNG) from the wastewater treatment system at its Tar Heel, N.C. pork processing facility, which will help power more than...

Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance Gains the BMW Group as First Carmaker to Join Global Effort

Published: Jan 07, 2020 – 04:45 PM EST

MUNICH, Jan. 07 /CSRwire/ - Today, the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) announced that the BMW Group has become its first member in the auto sector. IRMA is a precedent-setting global certification program for industrial-scale mine sites. With growing awareness and demand...

CLP Announces New Decarbonisation Actions Under Climate Vision 2050

Published: Dec 17, 2019 – 04:46 PM EST

Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) today announced its latest decarbonisation actions under the updated Climate Vision 2050, pledging not to invest in any additional coal-fired generation capacity and to progressively phase out all remaining coal assets by 2050. The commitments...

Alliant Energy Releases Powering What’s Next Plan, Accelerates Renewable Energy in Wisconsin

Published: Dec 17, 2019 – 04:45 PM EST

MADISON, Wis., Dec. 17 /CSRwire/ - Alliant Energy (NASDAQ: LNT) announced that its Powering What's Next plan to accelerate the transition to cleaner energy for customers. The plan highlights the company's five key areas of focus in helping customers and communities participate in...



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