Green Plus Member News

Features, articles and news about Green Plus members written by Green Plus staff and Green Plus Members

Jan
15
2013
Two new organizations earn Green Plus Certification, Six earn Re-Certification

Over the past few weeks, you’ve probably noticed several announcements from us recognizing organizations that have earned Green Plus Certification or Re-Certification.  We’re happy to include a total list below.   In total, two new organizations in North Carolina have earned Green Plus Certification, and six organizations from three different states have earned Re-Certification. …

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Jan
14
2013
Pantek Inc. earns Re-Certification with Green Plus

Congratulations to Pantek Inc. of Independence, OH, for earning re-Certification with Green Plus.     Located outside of Cleveland, Pantek Inc. that offers IT services and technical support to clients.  Owners Barry and Linda Zack have always operated their business with the environment in mind, from their office space to …

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Jan
9
2013
Stay Online becomes first Green Plus Certified Organization in Creedmoor, NC

Stay Online, a computer power and connectivity supplier, is the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification.   Located in Creedmoor, North Carolina — a suburb of Raleigh — Stay Online is the first organization in its community to take part in Green Plus and the first to earn Certification. …

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Jan
4
2013
Congratulations to strategic marketing firm Comma for earning Recertification

Congratulations to Hillsborough, North Carolina’s, Comma for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.   Comma was one of Green Plus’ first Certified organizations, and owner Libbie Hough — who started the business out of her home — has made triple bottom line sustainability part of the strategic marketing agency’s business model. …

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Dec
18
2012
jke marketing & communication earns Green Plus Re-Certification

Congratulations to Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s, jke marketing & communication for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus. Jennifer Engle, the owner of jke marketing & communication, runs her business out of her home, so not only does is sustainability a priority for her business, but those efforts translate to her home, as …

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Dec
13
2012
Yes! Solar earns Green Plus Re-Certification

Congratulations to Cary, North Carolina’s, Yes! Solar Solutions for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.   Yes! Solar earned its Re-Certification through such practices as partnering with other local sustainability groups to develop new solar energy projects and retrofitting its facilities to improve its energy efficiency.   “The Green Plus …

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Dec
11
2012
Triangle Green Business Challenge Award Winners Named

On Friday, Dec. 7, six Triangle businesses were recognized for their efforts during the first annual Triangle Green Business Challenge.  Green Plus was proud to be the Gold Sponsor of the Challenge and offer free memberships to the 21 businesses that were nominated for the awards. Achievement Awards, which were …

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Dec
6
2012
Chapel Hill Restaurant Group earns Re-Certification

Congratulations to Chapel Hill Restaurant Group for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.  Chapel Hill Restaurant Group, which manages some of the most popular restaurants in the Triangle area of North Carolina, was the very first business to earn Green Plus Certification back in 2009.  CHRG earned its Re-Certification through …

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Nov
20
2012
Make some end-of-the-year cash by helping Tremont Electric sell nPower PEGs

  Just in time for the holidays, Tremont Electric — a Green Plus Certified business and maker of the popular nPower PEG — is starting a new sales referral program, and needs YOUR help. Just sign up at the following link, and if Tremont Electric selects you to be part of its Green …

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Nov
5
2012
Green Plus businesses partnering in Habitat for Humanity

Green Plus member Southern Energy Management, Green Plus Certified business The Redwoods Group, and Burt’s Bees have teamed up with Habitat for Humanity to help build a house in Durham, North Carolina. This partnership will not only result in a new home for a needy family, but will raise awareness and …

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