Buy Clean Energy 2010 Asks: It's One Month to Earth Day, Are You Buying Clean Energy?

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Buy Clean Energy 2010 Asks: It's One Month to Earth Day, Are You Buying Clean Energy?

Participants in Buy Clean Energy 2010 have purchased over 65,000 new kilowatt-hours of clean energy for the campaign, representing nearly 1.8 million kWh in clean energy purchases overall. Will you join us?
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 With a month left until the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, participants in Buy Clean Energy 2010 have purchased over 65,000 new kilowatt-hours of clean energy for the campaign, representing nearly 1.8 million kWh in clean energy purchases overall. This innovative campaign as seen an incredible start, but we need you to help us tell the world about the importance of clean, renewable energy in improving our health, restoring our air and waterways, creating jobs, and improving our energy security. What better way to take action now than buying clean energy, and what better occasion than the 40th anniversary of Earth Day? Join environmental leaders like the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), National Audubon Society , Earth Day Network, and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) by letting your friends, coworkers, and associates know about Buy Clean Energy 2010.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 - 6:00pm

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Buy Clean Energy 2010

Participants in Buy Clean Energy 2010 have purchased over 65,000 new kilowatt-hours of clean energy for the campaign, representing nearly 1.8 million kWh in clean energy purchases overall. Will you join us? If you already buy clean energy, visit www.buycleanenergy.org and add your name to the roster of clean-energy supporters. If you haven't yet, we'll give you an easy zip-code lookup feature so you can find options available to you in your area. You can also buy renewable energy certificates right from the site from several leading providers.

Help us spread the word. The campaign is having a great start, but we need you to help us tell the world about the importance of clean, renewable energy in improving our health, restoring our air and waterways, creating jobs, and improving our energy security. What better way to take action now than buying clean energy, and what better occasion than the 40th anniversary of Earth Day? Join environmental leaders like the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), Center for Resource Solutions, National Audubon Society, Earth Day Network, and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) by letting your friends, coworkers, and associates know about Buy Clean Energy 2010. The logo and a short description of the campaign is available at www.buycleanenergy.org/about.

Won't you join us? Visit www.buycleanenergy.org today and add your voice to the growing chorus of clean-energy supporters. Individuals and businesses that have purchased renewable energy can sign the roster and help us reach our goal of 1 billion kWh purchased in 2010. If your organization or business would like to join the campaign as a sponsor or supporting organization, please visit the Sponsors page to download the Sponsorship Guide. Buy Clean Energy 2010 wouldn't be possible without the generous support of our sponsors, including SmartPower, Xcel Energy, and Sterling Planet. Additional support provided by EcoElectrons, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, and Courtney Strong Marketing Communications. 

About Buy Clean Energy 2010

Buy Clean Energy 2010 is a yearlong campaign centered on the 40th anniversary of Earth Day that encourages individuals and businesses to promote the development of clean energy in the U.S. A program of the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions and Green-e, the website www.buycleanenergy.org provides three simple steps for consumers to learn how much electricity they use and ways to become more efficient, buy clean energy now and learn what programs are available to them in their area, and add their name to a growing roster of consumers who have purchased clean energy. With a goal of one billion kilowatt-hours purchased through this campaign, Buy Clean Energy 2010 is an ambitious call to action for consumers and businesses to support clean, renewable energy for years to come. Join today at www.buycleanenergy.org

Contact us

Please contact Jeff Swenerton, communications director, at 415-561-2119 or jeff@resource-solutions.org with any questions or to become a sponsor.

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Contact

Jeff Swenerton
Center for Resource Solutions
www.resource-solutions.org
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Buy-Clean-Energy-2010/296796777306
http://twitter.com/buycleanenergy
Keywords: Clean Energy | earth day | renewable energy

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