Green-e Energy

Green-e is North America’s leading certification program for renewable energy.  Green-e makes it easy for businesses to purchase verified clean energy.

ECOHZ offers Green-e Energy certified RECs across North America. These certificates can be purchased by corporates looking to address Scope 2 emissions with a 100% renewable energy claim.

Green-e is recommended or required in leading environmental standards like Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)The Climate Registry (TCR)B CorporationCradle to CradleSustainable Purchasing Leadership Council, and others.

 


Video: Center for Resource Solutions


Since 1997, Green-e has been a program of the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions, based in San Francisco, CA.

Focus areas

Green-e Energy certifies renewable energy that meets the highest standards in North America and goes through a verification process to ensure that the renewable energy

  •  is generated from new facilities younger than 15 years
  •  is verified
  •  has not been double-counted.
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EKOenergy

International ecolabel for renewable electricity with strict criteria for environmental impact, and that directs funds to new renewable energy projects

OK POWER

German ecolabel for renewable electricity from new or upgraded power plants

W+

An international ecolabel empowering women in developing countries. W+ measures impact on women’s lives.

TÜV SÜD – EE01

German ecolabel for renewable electricity from new power plants, with a mix of technologies and fund allocation

Bra Miljöval

Swedish ecolabel with strict environmental criteria

Naturemade Star

Swiss ecolabel with strict environmental criteria

Green-e Energy

Green-e is North America’s leading certification program for renewable energy.

LEED

Global standard for design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings

BREEAM

European environmental building standard for the construction industry