EKOenergy and ForGreen: 2 years of sustainability

A forest from above, with the ForGreen logo and EKOenergy label. Text that says "un modello di sostenibilità certificato" and "The Green Generator Company".

30.03.2018: Two years ago, the Italian energy supplier ForGreen signed the EKOenergy license Agreement, taking a decisive step towards renewable energy revolution in Italy. In two short years, our collaboration has spawned many successes,

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The most sustainable energy is the energy you don’t use

Planet earth inside a light bulb.

Tomorrow, on the 24th of March, between 20:30 and 21:30 local time, our planet will appear a bit darker from space and we will hopefully have a clearer view of the sky above us. It will be the 11th celebration of Earth Hour, which started as a symbolic lights-out event in Sydney in 2007 and […]

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Optimism for the growing demand for renewables at RMM 2018

Panelists on stage at the 2018 REC Market Meeting.

14.03.2018 The REC Market Meeting 2018 is reaching its end today, with a lot of dynamics and enthusiasm among more than 300 stakeholders attending. EKOenergy, a key supporter of this annual event for many years, has been an active participant in this edition of the global expert conference on energy attribute tracking systems. Our colleagues […]

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EKOenergy’s 5th anniversary

Five year report of EKOenergy, the ecolabel for sustainable renewable energy

23.02.2018 : Exactly 5 years ago, environmental organisations from 16 European countries launched the first international ecolabel for electricity.We thank those who have supported us in our first five years: partners, users and members. Our growing, non-profit network of environmental organizations and volunteers is the key to our rapid growth.

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EKOenergy, a natural step for sustainable companies

A group of farmers standing and smiling among crops in Ecuador.

15.02.2018 : Copade Foundation, Spanish reference in fair trade and responsible forest management promotion, is joining EKOenergy in taking one more step towards sustainability. Since the beginning of 2018, the Development Cooperation NGO has been powered entirely with EKOenergy labelled 100% sustainable electricity.

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Charging points powered with EKOenergy

A car connected to a charging point with the EKOenergy logo, with text: "EKOenergy for electric cars".

23.01.2018 : The Finnish energy supplier Lumme Energia announced today that it will power all of its electric vehicle charging points with EKOenergy.

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Meet us at the REC Market Meeting

16.01.2018 : EKOenergy is proud and happy to be one of the supporting organisations of this year’s REC Market Meeting, on 13 and 14 March in Amsterdam. We are very honoured to see our name in the same list as companies such as ECOHZ, Statkraft and Fortum, and organisations including the RE100, CDP, the I-REC Standard and the AIB.

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Call for small-scale renewable electricity projects, Mali, Myanmar & Nepal

Children in Indonesia in front of solar panels.

24.11.2017 : Siemenpuu Foundation and EKOenergy’s Climate Fund call for project proposals to establish renewable electricity installations aiming at alleviation of energy poverty and social inequality in Mali, Myanmar and Nepal.

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Solar pumps for women in Senegal

Smiling women in colourful clothes in Senegal.

20.11.2017 : In 2017, EKOenergy contributed € 20,000 to the financing of a solar pumping program implemented by Fondem (Fondation Énergie pour le Monde) in the village of Ouonck, in southern Senegal.

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Chocolates Artesanos Isabel uses EKOenergy

Chocolate, a mixing spoon, a ribbon, and cocoa powder on a wooden table.

6.11.2017 : The Spanish chocolate factory Chocolates Artesanos Isabel prioritizes sustainability in all of its production. For the owner Isabel Félez Roselló, using EKOenergy-labelled electricity is an important part of the bigger picture. We got in touch with her to learn more about the company’s plans.

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