Search our news articles

News

EKOenergy ecolabel: 1 tool to cover 5 dimensions of leadership

Our newest publication, EKOenergy ecolabel: 1 tool to cover 5 dimensions of leadership in the transition to 100% renewable energy demonstrates how our non-profit ecolabel helps consumers go the extra mile. The document explores how choosing EKOenergy-labelled energy contributes to: ambition (chapter 1) impactful procurement (chapter 2) sustainability (chapter 3) influence (chapter 4) transparency (chapter …

EKOenergy ecolabel: 1 tool to cover 5 dimensions of leadership Leggi tutto »

Six new solar energy projects financed by EKOenergy

Fundraising for new renewable energy projects EKOenergy promotes sustainable renewable energy in many ways. One of the ways we do this is via our Climate Fund, through which we collect funds to finance renewable energy projects to fight energy poverty and contribute to multiple Sustainable Development Goals. For each EKOenergy-labelled MWh sold, the EKOenergy licensees …

Six new solar energy projects financed by EKOenergy Leggi tutto »

ECOTEC University uses EKOenergy-labelled energy from its on-site installation

Education for sustainable development – interview with Dr. Gilda Alcívar García, rector of ECOTEC University EKOenergy is an ecolabel for renewable energy consumption. Companies and individuals are not the only ones  that  can use EKOenergy-labelled energy and benefit from its additional advantages. The ecolabel is also available to colleges and universities, for example. By choosing …

ECOTEC University uses EKOenergy-labelled energy from its on-site installation Leggi tutto »

Favini usa energia rinnovabile con l’etichetta EKOenergy per le sue linee carta sostenibili

Favini è una società italiana leader mondiale nella ideazione e realizzazione di supporti release, ovvero stampi creativi e tecnici impiegati nei processi di produzione di materiali per diversi settori tra i quali moda, design e abbigliamento tecnico-sportivo. Tra i loro prodotti piú innovativi e rinomati  troviamo specialitá grafiche, realizzate a base di scarti di materie …

Favini usa energia rinnovabile con l’etichetta EKOenergy per le sue linee carta sostenibili Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy’s communication campaign for the cosmetics sector: EKObeauty

The EKOenergy ecolabel is a tool to facilitate active communication regarding energy consumers’ commitment to renewable energy, both to their clients and to the sector. As a nonprofit, nature conservation initiative, we are happy to guide consumers to the most sustainable and impactful energy products. We regularly set up communication campaigns to promote the use …

EKOenergy’s communication campaign for the cosmetics sector: EKObeauty Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy’s Bamboo Award 2021 goes to Nordic Green Energy Sweden!

What is EKOenergy’s Bamboo Award? We’re thankful to all our licensed sellers for offering EKOenergy-labelled energy all around the world. Last year, we started to put a few of them under the spotlight to celebrate their extraordinary achievements. EKOenergy’s Bamboo Award was created to honour the licensed EKOenergy seller which has grown the fastest in …

EKOenergy’s Bamboo Award 2021 goes to Nordic Green Energy Sweden! Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy for Ecuador: First consumer, Tecopesca

Thanks to growing demand from environmentally-conscious energy consumers and sellers, EKOenergy-labelled renewable energy is available in many continents. Choosing EKOenergy isn’t only an extra step for the climate and nature, it’s also an extra step for your communication activities by announcing your participation in the energy transition. We are happy to announce that EKOenergy’s several …

EKOenergy for Ecuador: First consumer, Tecopesca Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy’s Ivy Award 2021 goes to Eida!

What is EKOenergy’s Ivy Award? We’re thankful to all our licensed sellers for offering EKOenergy-labelled energy all around the world. Once a year, we highlight the extraordinary achievements and celebrate a few of them. EKOenergy’s Ivy Award was created to honour a licensed EKOenergy seller for having made remarkable efforts in the promotion of EKOenergy-labelled …

EKOenergy’s Ivy Award 2021 goes to Eida! Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy won European Citizen's Prize 2020

Premio al Cittadino Europeo 2020 al marchio EKOenergy

Siamo orgogliosi di annunciare che EKOenergy, il marchio ecologico internazionale e senza scopo di lucro per le energie rinnovabili, è uno dei destinatari del Premio del Cittadino Europeo 2020! Il Premio del Cittadino Europeo viene assegnato dal 2008 dal Parlamento Europeo a risultati eccezionali nel promuovere il dialogo e l’interazione tra i cittadini o nel …

Premio al Cittadino Europeo 2020 al marchio EKOenergy Leggi tutto »

First Call for Climate Projects – January 2021

Funding for solar and wind energy projects in developing countries In order to bring additionality to consumers’ choice of renewable energy and help realise SDG 7 (affordable, clean energy for all), the EKOenergy ecolabel raises funds for new renewable electricity projects in developing countries and regions. For each MWh of sold EKOenergy-labelled energy, our licensed …

First Call for Climate Projects – January 2021 Leggi tutto »

EKOenergy’s approach with regard to unique claims and avoidance of double counting

Introduction The Greenhouse Gas Protocol Scope 2 Guidance is the most widely used and internationally accepted set of rules. Its requirements for energy tracking also form the basis for the tracking requirements of the EKOenergy ecolabel, as well as the CDP and the RE100 guidelines. An increasing number of consumers feel the pressure to switch …

EKOenergy’s approach with regard to unique claims and avoidance of double counting Leggi tutto »

Youth for climate action: Good Energies Alliance Ireland and EKOenergy

As Good Energies Alliance Ireland and EKOenergy are two environmental NGOs operating within the European Solidarity Corps network and as both are having sustainable energy transition and climate action as their core mission, we decided to start collaborating more closely towards our common goals. We believe that like-minded civil society organisations getting together can really …

Youth for climate action: Good Energies Alliance Ireland and EKOenergy Leggi tutto »

Coopérations Entreprises Socio-Culturelles from Luxembourg is now using EKOenergy too

Coopérations Entreprises Socio-Culturelles refers to two organisations in Luxembourg: Coopérations Asbl and Coopérations Société Coopérative. One is a non-profit socio-cultural organisation focused on art and culture, social involvement and helping people reach their potential. The other is a socio-economically-oriented enterprise functioning as a workshop which offers work opportunities to people with psychosocial handicaps in the …

Coopérations Entreprises Socio-Culturelles from Luxembourg is now using EKOenergy too Leggi tutto »