Green Energy

Cisco Recognized by EPA as Green Power Partner of the Year

by Ali Ahmed

Today, Cisco was recognized as one of only four organizations nationwide as a “Green Power Partner of the Year” by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  This annual award recognizes the country’s leading green power users for furthering the voluntary green power market.  EPA presented Cisco with the award at an event held at the 2013 Renewable Energy Markets Conference in Austin, Texas.

Interviews with Tomorrow’s Leaders in Sustainability

An interview with Louis Li, Environmental Defense Fund Climate Corps fellow at Verizon

In this sustainability blog, the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) interviews Louis Li, an EDF Climate Corps fellow at Verizon. In this role, Louis helps identify sustainability solutions for Verizon, and oversee the execution of green projects. Louis is currently working on his MBA at Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, with emphasis in Energy and Clean Technology. He was born in Hong Kong, and graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor degree in Accounting and Finance with First Class Honor. 

Enbridge Acquires Third Quebec Wind Project


On July 22, Enbridge announced that it has again partnered with EDF EN to acquire a 50 per cent interest in the 80-megawatt (MW) Saint Robert Bellarim windfarm in Quebec, 300 km east of Montreal.

EU Biofuels & Indirect Land Use Change: "No deal before 2014" [VIDEO]


Peter O’Donnell, European Affairs journalist for viEUws - the EU Policy Broadcaster, is joined by Tom Hanney, Irish Ambassador to the EU, to discuss the Indirect Land Use Change Proposal (ILUC).

Verizon Launches Green Energy Project to Power 19 Company Facilities Across the Country

Fuel Cells, Solar Systems Expected to Generate More Than 70 Million Kilowatt Hours of Electricity -- Enough to Power More Than 6,000 Single-Family Houses Annually and Eliminate More Than 10,000 Metric Tons of Carbon Dioxide
Press Release

NEW YORK, May 1, 2013 /3BL Media/  – Verizon announced that it will invest $100 million in a solar and fuel-cell energy project that will help power 19 of its facilities in seven states across the country.

Just Energy Partners with Stevens Institute of Technology to Offer Exclusive ENERGY and Carbon Offset Programs

University Community to Benefit from Specialized, Group-Based Pricing and Services
Press Release

HOUSTON, TX, April 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Just Energy, a leading North American retailer of natural gas, electricity and green energy, is pleased to announce a partnership with Stevens Institute of Technology to offer exclusive energy and green lifestyle products through a special program created for the Institute and its community.

Enbridge Acquires Largest Wind Project Development in Western Canada


On April 8, 2013, Enbridge announced that it had partnered with EDF EN Canada Inc. to invest about $0.6 billion to acquire a 50 per cent interest in the 300-megawatt (MW) Blackspring Ridge Wind Project near Lethbridge, Alberta.

The project, which will be the biggest wind project in Western Canada when operational, represents the largest-ever investment in wind energy in Alberta.

Cisco Recognized by Uptime Institute for Lab Energy Management


By Andy Smith

Cisco has won the prestigious 2013 Uptime Institute 2013 Green Enterprise IT Award™ (GEIT) in the Green Digital Infrastructure Strategy category. Uptime Institute grants GEIT Awards each year to companies that significantly improve energy productivity and resource use in IT.

Leadership Florida® Goes Carbon Neutral with Just Energy

Press Release

June 26, 2012 /3BL Media/ - For the first time in its thirty year history, Leadership Florida® is pleased to announce that its 2012 Annual Meeting has gone 100% carbon neutral. Taking place at The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida from June 28th to July 1st, the carbon emissions associated with the four day event will be offset through JustGreen™, a Just Energy program.

Increasing our Stake in Solar Power


While Enbridge's history may be firmly rooted in the transportation of carbon-based energy, with more than 160 years of experience in providing natural gas to customers in Ontario and Quebec and more than six decades of transporting western Canadian oil to markets in the American Midwest and Eastern Canada, we have always been a company that looks to the future.

And these days a big piece of that future is renewable energy.


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