While coping with the heatwaves, we should act to reverse them
July 2018 has been the hottest July ever registered in several areas of the northern hemisphere. But we can take action to minimise the damage caused!
The EKOenergy team rows for free-flowing rivers
27.07.2018 – Last weekend, our EVS EKOenergy team went to Leirikari, near Rovaniemi, to participate in Sieriniemen siunaus, a rowing event taking place on Kemijoki river in order to defend free-flowing rivers.
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.
Every day is Earth Day
22.04.2018 : Plastic and its many applications have completely transformed the way we live. We are surrounded by plastic in our everyday life: when we at the supermarket, when travelling, visiting festivals and spending time with friends in cafes. But how did it all begin?
What does blockchain mean for the renewable energy sector?
What everyone should know about blockchain, what it means for the energy sector, and how it could speed up the renewable energy transition.
European decisionmakers, let’s keep things simple and sure!
22.03.2018 : The discussions on the future of the Guarantees of Origin are taking place as part of the discussions on the revision of the Renewable Energy Directive. The final decision will be taken soon.
Роль доступа к электроэнергии в установлении равноправия полов
08.03.2018 Международный женский день – это повод напомнить о том, сколько еще необходимо сделать для достижения гендерного равенства в различных сферах деятельности. Наличие равных возможностей вне зависимости от половой принадлежности не только относится к основному праву человека, но и является залогом создания процветающего мира. Достижение гендерного равенства а также расширение прав и возможностей всех женщин […]
ЭКОэнергия: естественный выбор в пользу устойчивого развития
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.
EKOenergy and Save Pond Hockey stand up for winter!
15.02.2018 : Last weekend, the EKOenergy team spent a cold Saturday chatting with hockey fans about renewable energy at the annual Save Pond Hockey tournament in Helsinki. This tournament was organised by hockey enthusiasts to raise money for campaigns against climate change.
Chocolate made with EKOenergy
15.12.2017 : Karlina Ozolina and Laura Kothe, from the EKOenergy team, went to visit Pieni Suklaatehdas (“Little Chocolate Factory”) in Porvoo. This artisanal chocolate factory is not only making bean-to-bar chocolate without any additives or preservatives, but also using renewable EKOenergy-certified electricity for their production.