News

Published 16 January, 2018
ECOHZ is matching renewable project developers’ need for top-financing with business needs to contribute to more renewable power. Read more …
Published 20 December, 2017
In December the windmills, which H&M helped build with ECOHZ GO², started to produce electricity and supply power to the grid. We sat down with Preben Munch, Director of Corporate Customers & Strategic Partnerships at ECOHZ, to discuss why GO² was set up, how stands out, and what we can expect moving forward. Read more …
Published 14 December, 2017
Recommendation sent to key policy makers and influencers in the EU Read more …
Published 27 October, 2017
Sam Kimmins, Head of RE100 at The Climate Group, was invited to Oslo late September to speak at the RECHARGE Thought Leaders Summit. In connection with his visit, ECOHZ facilitated a round table at the Oslo Grand Hotel inviting Norwegian companies to meet Sam Kimmins and learn more about the RE100 initiative – its principles, impact and […] Read more …
Published 3 July, 2017
Philips Lighting, a global leader in lighting, has announced the purchase of traceable renewable electricity from solar PV in the Gulf region. Through collaboration with ECOHZ, Philips Lighting is the first major international company to secure its renewable energy consumption in the Gulf region using the pioneering International REC […] Read more …
Published 26 October, 2016
From New York to Reykjavik, Copenhagen, Rome and Seoul, ECOHZ has spoken and participated in conversations about our industry. What problems and opportunities are we facing? What are the most recent trends? Having landed back in Oslo, here are our reflections: Read more …
Published 24 August, 2016
In July 2016, CDP and ECOHZ renewed their partnership and ECOHZ remains a global CDP Gold Renewable Energy Partner. Read more …
Published 23 June, 2016
During the first half of June, the ECOHZ team travelled North to Svalbard (Spitsbergen). We spent four fascinating and educational days in this Norwegian Arctic archipelago. Longyearbyen, Svalbards only real town, is situated at 78o North, and is the home of 2000 inhabitants. A large majority is Norwegian, but surprisingly a big part is […] Read more …
Published 16 June, 2016
On 13 June 2016, the Norwegian Parliament ratified the new Energy Bill, endorsing the system of Guarantees of Origin (GOs) and fuel disclosure, as well as defining the national energy policy for 2030 and beyond. The Energy Bill builds on the EU’s ambitions, while preserving national interests and value creation. Read more …
Published 21 February, 2016
For the first time, it is now possible to buy electricity from renewable energy sources in Central America documented with I-RECs from the solar power plant, Agua Fria. Buying renewable certificates is the only way a business can make sure it is consuming renewable energy. Read more …