Climate change and pollution: the toll of tourism
10.12.2018 International tourism is the cause of large greenhouse gases emissions and natural resources exploitation. The sector must urge the shift to sustainability.
Flow Festival uses EKOenergy labelled grid electricity
9.08.2018 : All grid-electricity used at Flow Festival, “Nordic countries’ coolest music festival” is ecolabelled by EKOenergy. One of the world’s first carbon neutral music festival uses EKOenergy labelled electricity.
SAP leads the transition to a low carbon economy model
31.07.2018 : The cutting edge software corporation SAP has recently released its Integrated Report 2017, giving updated data of its social and environmental performance and stressing its ambitious commitment to achieve carbon neutrality by 2025.
Caring for the environment is caring for your own health
“Eco-labels are very useful, but the most important thing is for consumers to know what is behind a label”. EKOenergy subscribes to this view. As well as recommending that consumers are as energy efficient as possible, and then choose 100% sustainable electricity, we also ask them to do their weekly shopping responsibly and choose wisely.
The fashion industry’s duty to lead the change towards sustainability
Ecoalf monitors the sustainability of their supply chain. They encourage companies to make the change to 100% renewable and sustainable energy.
EKOenergy, a natural step for sustainable companies
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.
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.
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!
EKOenergie voor Yves Rocher
2.05.2017 : Met trots kunnen we mededelen dat Groupe Rocher een nieuwe consument is van EKOenergie in Frankrijk. De helft van het elektriciteitsverbruik van de Groupe in Frankrijk is sinds begin 2017 gecertificeerd als EKOenergie.
EKOenergy for L’Oréal in Russia
20.12.2016 : Little by little, EKOenergy is finding its way to Russia too. Local renewable energy transactions are still difficult, but we are confident that this will change in the near future.