Posts in Renewable Energy
RECs and Carbon Offsets: A Viable Way to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Our last blog covered Dominion Energy’s Green Power Program and Dominion’s Community Solar Program, both of which allow you to purchase “Renewable Energy Certificates.” Here, in Part II of our blog series on renewable energy options, we discuss buying REC’s from a broker and purchasing carbon offsets.

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Going Solar Not An Option? Other Pathways to Renewable Energy Abound!

Whether it’s your financial situation, your facilities’ or homes’ location, or you just don’t have the cash flow or capital to invest in solar panels, “going solar” might not be an option for you. But purchasing renewable energy and carbon offsets may be the solution! (Photo by Camila Fernández León on Unsplash)

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Go Solar! Homeowner Tips from Better World Betty Founder Teri Kent

It’s no surprise that Teri Kent, founder of local eco-living resource Better World Betty and C3’s Director of Programs and Communication, is living the smart energy ethos. Her decision to reduce her household’s carbon footprint by going solar was a natural fit. But it wasn’t just a decision based on life values, the dollars and cents had to make sense.

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C3's Guide to All Things Environmental at 2018 Tom Tom Festival

C3's Research Assistant, Caroline Denney, put together this handy guide to this year's Tom Tom Festival.  We hope this helps you select all the best environmental programming this event has to offer!  Please check out https://tomtomfest.com/schedule/ for more details, information, and how to sign up.

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