News & Resources Tagged: Sustainable Businesses

  • Cow-Manure Gas Coming Soon to Palo Alto

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    Green gas would add $10 to $15 to average monthly bill, department estimates.

    Central Valley cows may soon be providing gas for some Palo Alto homes and businesses, replacing nonrenewable supplies that are currently piped in from Canada and the Southwest.

    The...

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  • Utilities Detail 'Green' Program

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    Customers can fund hydropower plant

    Louisville Gas and Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities customers who participate in the utilities' "green power" program will support a small hydropower plant on the Kentucky River, officials announced yesterday....

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  • USA Today Reports on Renewable Energy Expansion

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    3Degrees interviewed for perspective on article

    USA TODAY — Oct. 4th, 2007 — Demand for renewable energy is outstripping supply, pushing up prices and raising the specter that some states may not meet clean-energy mandates.

    Behind the shortage are the growing...

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  • NetJets pledges to fly cleaner

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    In part, with carbon reductions from 3Degrees

    NORTHJERSEY.COM -- NetJets Inc., the largest private-jet operator at Teterboro Airport, has outlined a plan to reduce the air pollution it creates, joining a growing list of carriers to introduce carbon-emission offset...

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  • 3Degrees Purchases the RECs and Utility Partnerships division of 3 Phases Energy

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    3Degrees is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of the RECs and Utility Partnerships Division of 3 Phases Energy. 3Degrees, a newly-formed company, has the same dedicated team, led by Dan Kalafatas and Steve McDougal, with the same focus on high quality products and customer...

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  • Pizza Fusion, Saving the Earth One Pizza at a Time

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    Pizza Fusion, in partnership with 3Degrees, is taking huge steps to reduce their environmental impact. Pizza Fusion is purchasing RECs to offset 100% of the energy used in their Ft. Lauderdale, FL headquarters as well as each of their other locations.

    Pizza Fusion founders Vaughan Lazar...

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  • Horizon Lines Targets Environment, Emissions With New Programs

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    One program element is carbon neutral shipping through Aero Green, 3Degrees partner

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — June 16, 2008 — Horizon Lines, a domestic ocean shipping and transportation company, has announced a number of environmental programs targeting...

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  • Whole Foods Market® Commits to Reduce Energy, Buy RECs

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    Will purchase more than 810,000 mWh through 3Degrees

    AUSTIN, Texas — April 20, 2010 — Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFMI) announced it is strengthening efforts to reduce energy consumption at all stores by 25 percent per square foot by 2015. The Company has also committed...

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  • Governors, Premiers, environmental groups and corporations band together to support the Climate Registered program

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    3Degrees Helps Climate Registry Balance Out Climate Impact of Event with Verified Carbon Offsets

    CHICAGO – June 23, 2010 – Leading corporations from across North America are being honored today by Governors, Premiers and environmental groups for achieving Climate...

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  • 3Degrees Receives Certificate of Merit in St. Louis Green Business Challenge

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    3Degrees and its tenant, (non-profit St. Louis Earth Day) received the Award of Merit for its achievements in the St. Louis RCGA Green Business Challenge.  Awards were given to 58 companies across the St. Louis metropolitan region that...

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