Solar pumps for women 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.
Chocolates Artesanos Isabel uses EKOenergy
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.
Light to schools in Madagascar
04.10.2017 : Electricity and domestic lighting are often taken for granted by many of us. However, in rural Madagascar, almost 95% of the population does not have access to electricity.
How EKOenergy contributes to the SDGs
Exactly 2 years ago, the Sustainable Development Goals were adopted at the UN Sustainable Development Summit. For those committed to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, EKOenergy is a logical choice.
How to communicate about your EKOenergy choice?
20.09.2017 : A variety of commercial brands around the world – including a publishing house, a cosmetics brand as well as an ice hockey team – have switched to EKOenergy certified energy and use the ecolabel on their products. Even a Finnish city has switched to EKOenergy!
Fish Passage Seminar in Vanhakaupunki Technical Museum, Helsinki
Przepraszamy, ten wpis jest dostępny tylko w języku Brytyjski Angielski i Fiński. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in this site default language. You may click one of the links to switch the site language to another available language. EKOenergy and the Finnish Association for Nature Conservation are going to […]
EKOenergy label for heat: Public consultation
28.08.2017 : Early 2013, we launched the ecolabel for electricity. In February 2017 we launched the ecolabel for gas. And we are now preparing an ecolabel for heat. The ecolabel for heat will be a quality mark for heat that is produced with renewable resources and leads to a significant reduction of greenhouse gas emissions compared to fossil fuels.
EKOenergy for China and Japan
21.08.2017 : For the last year we have been studying the situation in China and Japan with our Chinese and Japanese contacts. This autumn our East-Asia Liaison Coordinator Merve Gungor will be in China for contacting relevant stakeholders.
Ecolabel for gas – our first commercial partner!
23.06.2017 : Early 2017, EKOenergy launched an ecolabel for renewable gas. Its goal is to help consumers find the most sustainable forms of renewable gas and communicate about it. AFS Energy, a Netherlands based service provider specialised in the wholesale Renewable Energy sector, is our first commercial partner in the gas sector.
Cztery nowe projekty Funduszu Ochrony Środowiska
22.05.2017 : For each MWh of EKOenergy-certified hydropower, the seller pays at least 0.10 euro into EKOenergy’s Environmental Fund. That money is used to finance the implementation of river restoration projects. Because most of EKOenergy-certified hydropower is sold in Finland, we decided to spend this year’s money on Finnish projects. With the help of a jury of experts and stakeholders we selected four projects.