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"Can Hillary Clinton Make Her 2016 Bid Carbon-Neutral?," National Journal
July 29, 2015

"Critics: Marin Clean Energy not so clean and green," Marin Independent Journal
July 11, 2015

"Should I source my home power from renewable energy?," Grist
May 11, 2015

"EPA Names Mohawk to ‘National Top 100 List’ of Environmental Green Power Users for 10th Consecutive Year," MyPRINTResource
April 20, 2015

" Chicago Bulls to host sixth annual "Go Green" game tonight," Chicago Bulls
March 23, 2015

"California Utilities to Offer Green-e Energy Certified 100% Renewable Energy," EIN Newsdesk
February, 2015

"Terrapass Launches Innovative Sustainability Program With The City Of Palo Alto," 3BL Media
January 26, 2015

"NIPSCO Extends Option for Customers to "Go Green"," Portage Life
January 21, 2015


"CRS Announces Green-e Certification," Domestic Fuel
December 4, 2014

"Acer Commits To 100% Renewable Energy For Its U.S Operations," Solar Industry
October 30, 2014

"New York Town Buys Green Energy To Offset Municipal Power Use," North American Windpower
September 2, 2014

"NextEra greening CitiField power," FierceEnergy
August 29, 2014

"Initiative requires Ulster to purchase green electricity,"
June 5, 2014


"Commercial purchases of voluntary RECs grow," Argus Media
September 25, 2013

"Green-e RECs Edge Up To Compliance Value," Renewable Energy World
May 30, 2013

"Longmont Power offers renewable power for your home," Longmont Times-Call
May 5, 2013

"5 ways to communicate sustainability beyond words,"
May 1, 2013

"CNT Energy and Community Investment Team Up to Retrofit Chicago Housing; Just Energy is certified by Green-e Energy," 3BL Media
February 8, 2013


"The Center for Resource Solutions Announces That EU Services is 100 Percent Powered by Renewable Energy," Reuters Insider
November 21, 2012

"San Francisco's Moscone Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification," San Francisco Travel
October 15, 2012

"Sage Products Invests in Green Energy," Northwest Herald
July 27, 2012

"A 5-Step Guide to Buying RECs and Carbon Offsets,"
July 3, 2012

"GM, US companies Lead Way on Corporate Carbon Offsets,"
June 8, 2012

"Certified Renewable Energy," The Living Priciples
May 22, 2012

"PG&E Announces New Green Energy Program to Give Electric Customers More Renewable Options," Sacramento Bee
April 24, 2012

"Tips for Buying Renewable Electricity," EarthShare
April 24, 2012

"EarthShare Staff Go Renewable," EarthShare
April 19, 2012

"The Center For Resource Solutions: Mission & Goals," The Daily Energy Report
February 29, 2012

"Wisconsin Paper Company’s Renewable Energy Purchase Supports Environmental Goals & Customer Demand," Constellation Energy's Customer Spotlight
January 19, 2012

"Exploring Biomass Electricity in the West," Biomass Power & Thermal
January 17, 2012

"The Importance of 3rd Party Certification," Clean Currents
January 12, 2012


"Climate Change: Western Climate Initiative Matters," California Current
December 9, 2011

"Renewable Energy Pledge, Industry Association Launched," Environmental Leader
November 9, 2011

"Would you Pay $20 More to Drive on Renewable Electricity for a Year?," NRDC - Switchboard
November 6, 2011

"Sustainable Forestry Works for Maine Paper Industry," Bangor Daily News
August 29, 2011

"Five Easy Ways to Get Clean Energy," The Huffington Post
August 2, 2011

"Green-energy Choices Widen in Pa.," Philadelphia Inquirer
May 29, 2011

"How to Buy Certified Renewable Energy Power,"
May 20, 2011

"Green Power Marketer Saves Customers $7m," Environmental Leader
February 4, 2011

"Certification Labels That Make The Grade," Fast Company
January 12, 2011

"State to Provide Closer Regulation of Growing Green Energy Niche,"
January 2, 2011


"Certified Renewable Energy Sales Surge by 43% in 2009," Environmental Leader
October 29, 2010

"2011 Sustainable Energy Handbook for Business," Sustainable Industries
October 26, 2010

"Top 5 Green Labels,"
April 20, 2010

"The Green Watchdogs," SmartMoney Magazine
April, 2010

"A Light in the Dark: The Success of the U.S. Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Market," TriplePundit
March 16, 2010

"US Offset Markets in 2010: The road not yet taken," Point Carbon's Carbon Market Analyst North America
March 1, 2010

"The Surges of Green Power," Buildings
February, 2010


"Power consumers can get green for more green," The Standard Speaker
December 6, 2009

"New York brings renewable energy direct to consumers,"
December 1, 2009

"New Yorkers Switch On Green Power in Three Clicks," Environment News Service
December 1, 2009

"Green-e Certified Energy Sales Surged in 2008,"
November 30, 2009

"Is Your Eco-Label Lying?," Mother Jones
November/December 2009 issue

"US market for certified renewable energy grows 45%," Renewable Energy Focus
November 24, 2009

"Going Green: 'Green and Snug: wind power, windows and rim joists'," Takoma Voice
November 8, 2009

"Phils greening, if not winning," The Philadephia Inquirer
November 2, 2009

"Martha Stewart: Ask Martha," Detroit News
October 16, 2009

"Top 10 Green Labels Guide,"
October 12, 2009

"5 Ways to Cheaper, Cleaner Energy at Home,"
July 16, 2009

"4 Out Of 5 Consumers Back Clean Energy, Study Finds," Green and Save
June 25, 2009

"Carbon Offsets: A Small Price to Pay for Efficiency," New York Times
May 30, 2009

"Grants Pass business helped by renewable energy program" (with video), KRDV ABC Newswatch 12
April 2, 2009

"Independent agency certifies energy sources as green," Eastern Pennsylvania Business Journal
February 16, 2009

"Carbon Offsets: Growing Pains in a Growing Market," Environmental Health Perspectives
February, 2009


"Pepsi Center goes green," ColoradoBiz Magazine
December 18, 2008

"Complicated carbon offsets sold in CNY," The Syracuse Post-Standard
December 11, 2008

"RENEWABLES: Businesses and government agencies take the lead in buying 'green' electricity," ClimateWire
November 25, 2008

"A Night of Drama in Senate Races," CNBC
November 6, 2008

"Corporations Cutting Carbon Emissions," EnergyBiz Insider
November 5, 2008

"Billy Penn would love our green Phillies," The Philadephia Inquirer
October 17, 2008

"Greenwashing as a business model," Sustainable Industries
September 30, 2008

"For consumers, more incentives to go green," The Christian Science Monitor
September 29, 2008

"A Balancing Act on Emissions," The New York Times
September 1, 2008

"Avoiding Greenwashing: The Brave New World Of Environmental Marketing Claims," Bloomberg Corporate Law Journal
August 28, 2008

"Carbon Offsets: Climate Hero or Villain?," Homepower Magazine
August/September 2008

"States Trump Feds on Green Energy Policy," CNBC
July 14, 2008

"The Regulatory Arena for Voluntary Offsets," Environmental News Network
June 17, 2008

"Home energy consumption tapering in Bay Area," The Oakland Tribune
June 5, 2008

"For All the Ecological Concern, Economy Drives Energy Use," The Wall Street Journal
May 27, 2008

"High-tech Goes Green," Supply & Demand Chain
May 2, 2008

"Investing in saving the planet," KGO/ABC7 News, San Francisco
April 30, 2008

"Phillies fans of green energy," Philadelphia Business Journal
April 30, 2008

"How to green your life," CNET
April 21, 2008

The Green Issue "ACT: A Clear Sense of Emission," The New York Times Magazine
April 20, 2008

"De-Certification Puts REC Self-Regulation to Test" Ecosystem Marketplace
April 12, 2008

"Carbon offsets: what you should know" KABC Channel 7, Los Angeles
April 10, 2008

"Home Energy 101" Coastal Living
April, 2008

"Offset certification aims to clear the air" Sustainable Industries
April 4, 2008

"The Green Revolution" Oakland Magazine
April 1, 2008

"The Zero Waste Office: Is it Possible?"
March 31, 2008

Renewable Energy and Carbon Markets: KGO Radio (MP3)
March 6, 2008

"Who Regulates Retail Offsets?," Ecosystem Marketplace
March 3, 2008

"Green-e Climate Certifying Carbon Offsets," Environmental Leader
February 27, 2008

"How to find the best carbon offsets," The Seattle Times
February 23, 2008

"Group set to evaluate consumer carbon offsets" Sustainable Industries
February 21, 2008

"The carbon market will stand up for improved offset quality standards," The Economic Times
February 15, 2008

"Green Power: More homeowners gain access to cleaner energy," The Baltimore Sun
February 10, 2008

"How to make sure your green helps green programs," Channel 42, KEYE, CBS 42
January 30, 2008


"Colleges Strain to Reach Climate-Friendly Future," The Chronicle of Higher Education
December 14, 2007

"China's Green Movement," Mother Jones
December 11, 2007

"Buy Now, Pay Later," Good Magazine
December 10, 2007

"Undoing Your Daily Damage to the Earth, for a Price," New York Times
November 11, 2007

"Consumers look for eco-advice," Orange County Register
November 4, 2007

"All Offsets Are Not Equal," Philadelphia Enquirer
October 29, 2007

"Carrier Flies 'Green,' Luxurious," The Times of Trenton
October 21, 2007

"SunChips Adds Green-e Label To Package," Environmental Leader
September 14, 2007

Carbon Markets: KQED's Forum
April 20, 2007


USA Today
December 11, 2006

Plenty Magazine
December 7, 2006