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This article explains how we work with corporates and what is good practice for International Renewable Certificates (I-RECs) with a Q&A. When should corporates choose I-REC as their renewable energy solution? In most countries where I-RECs are issued it is impossible or very complex to enter into PPAs or other documented renewable physical supply contracts. I-RECs are […] Read more …
RE100 is a global initiative of over 300 influential corporates committed to 100% renewable electricity. Businesses all over the world can join the RE100 initiative organised by The Climate Group and CDP. RE100 companies make a commitment to go ‘100% renewable’ and set a public goal to procure 100% of their electricity from renewable sources by a specified year, but their […] Read more …
These are times of much conflicting news and media inputs. The status on the world’s progress on climate change has been no exception. However, the latest IPCC report is crystal clear; despite the numerous different initiatives leading up to the Paris Agreement, and many more following, our current progress on climate change is not sufficient […] Read more …
Many industries today keep their potential for greener business models unexplored and continue on their business-as-usual journey. For the telecommunications sector with its wide network of stations this is an opportunity foregone, argues Dr Thomas Hillig, founder of the renewable energy consultancy firm THEnergy. What differentiates the telecommunications sector with regard to renewable energy sourcing […] Read more …
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11th December 2018: ACWA Power, a global leader in water desalination and power generation, recently collaborated with key player in energy sector, ECOHZ, that offers global renewable energy solutions to businesses, organisations and electricity providers, to empower local women and support communities in Morocco. Stemming from its commitment to communities it operates […] Read more …
A new report “Making business sense: How RE100 companies have an edge on their peers” was recently published by Capgemini Invent and RE100 – a global initiative for companies committed to 100% renewable electricity led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP. We spoke with Constant Alarcon, RE100 Campaign Manager at The Climate Group, […] Read more …
ECOHZ has written a «paper» on Blockchain, explaining its potential relevance to the new Renewable Directive (REDII) and its potential impact on a future GO system. The Guarantee of Origin (GO) is an instrument created to track and document renewable electricity and gas, and to allow households and businesses a real choice of power source. […] Read more …
The Renewables Good Practice (ReGP) Guidance Document has now been released. ReGP has been prepared by the secretariat of RECS International with the support of the internal Consumer Claim Standards Working Group organised by industry experts and global renewable energy market participants. “We clearly wish to distribute and use this document with our clients as we believe it […] Read more …