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Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs)

October 18, 2018

By Kelsey Alexander Sustainability Consultant Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) In 2015, several Fortune 500 companies pledged to use 100% renewable electricity. Goldman Sachs, Johnson & Johnson, Walmart, NIKE, and Starbucks are just a few of the companies that have pledged to lead the way in renewable energy. These companies joined the small number of companies […]
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The Future of Renewables in the United States

July 26, 2018

By Shane Gallagher Sustainability Analyst Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) As climate change remains a global concern, the world is looking at how the United States plans to combat greenhouse gas emissions.  Many are willing to immediately jump to the conclusion that wind, solar, and other renewables are the only way forward. However, the growing concerns […]
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A Renewable America—why not?

April 12, 2018

By Helen Chang Sustainability Analyst Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) The use of renewable energy has been increasing internationally. In America, the consumption of renewable energy has increased 6.7% from 2013 to 2016. According to research conducted by NREL, the U.S will be able to generate 80% of its electricity from renewable energy by 20504. This […]
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