29 Feb '16, 11am

Companies are getting creative about clean energy

Despite uncertainty surrounding the future of the Clean Power Plan and contractual nuances that make even the smallest project feel unnecessarily complex, big businesses seem more committed to renewable energy than ever. “This time it’s not about fashion, it’s about real economics, about real business opportunity,” said economist Mark Kenber, CEO of the Climate Group, during a keynote interview at last week’s GreenBiz 16 conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. Climate Group is one the organizations driving the RE100 initiative , which encourages organizations to use renewable generation sources for all of their energy needs. At last count, 56 companies had signed up, including new-ish supporters BMW and Coca-Cola. “I think that very few of the RE100 companies are making their investment contingent on policy. … They’re making investment decisions based on what they see over the ...

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