Businesses and Climate Week 2015

That’s a wrap for Climate Week 2015 and it seems that businesses are the new climate activists! This is a very good thing. There must have been something in the New York air this year during Climate Week as businesses have stepped up their commitments to sustainable action. Hundreds of corporate executives, government diplomats and activists came together this September … Read More

IKEA’s $1.13 Billion Pledge

Legend Power Systems applauds IKEA’s commitment to climate action. It was announced last month that international retail giant, IKEA, has pledged $1.13 billion USD towards climate action. In support of their commitment to RE100, an initiative that supports some of the world’s most influential companies in becoming 100% renewable, IKEA has announced that it will be putting this money towards … Read More

RE100

An initiative from The Climate Group supports corporations as they commit to becoming 100% renewable. In the past, we’ve discussed the important steps large corporations have taken towards becoming 100% sustainable companies. Examples, such as Starbucks’ commitment to ethically sourcing 100% of their coffee and Apple’s Environmental Responsibility Report, have demonstrated that environmental awareness and a commitment to sustainability and renewable business … Read More

Green Vancouver: Trash Talk

Vancity is cleaning up and going green…
Check out today’s post to get all the dirty details on one city’s garbage in this short documentary!

Are We Ready for Distributed Batteries?

With the big reveal from Tesla this month of the Powerwall home battery packs, everyone seems to be talking about distributed batteries. Is the market ready?