Most companies in the U.S. today are comprehensively reviewing their carbon footprint. Targets are being adopted and publicized by executive management and progress is being monitored by external stakeholders. These noble efforts to improve the “Triple Bottom Line” of People, Planet and Profit also enhance a company’s brand equity with each announcement of progress. In addition to pursuing energy efficiency measures, many companies are sourcing energy that is environmentally friendly, but quickly finding the process to be more complicated than they expected.
For over 20 years, Calpine Energy Solutions has directly sourced renewable energy for purposes of complying with state mandated Renewable Portfolio Standards and in partnership with many of our clients to achieve their voluntary objectives. As part of that activity, we routinely negotiate with renewable project developers, wholesale traders, utilities and regulators. Agnostic to supply sources, we have a comprehensive understanding of carbon reporting standards to which global commercial and industrial firms are adhering. This functional expertise forms the foundation of our approach to solving the sustainable energy supply chain challenges our clients are encountering as part of their commitment to decarbonize.
Specifically, we view renewable or zero-carbon energy purchases as an important slice of the energy portfolio that should be managed within well-defined risk parameters. We deploy a sustainable business process with our clients enabling data-driven decisions evaluated through a spectrum of five criteria: governance, cost, risk, carbon and reporting. This management approach, we term Sensible Sustainability™, is represented by the prism image below illustrating how well-balanced decisions are informed by systematically evaluating each of the criteria in the light of powerful analytical tools to find the best overall outcome.
To learn more about our approach, we invite you to read Finding Balance: The Yin and Yang of Sustainable Energy Management here and view the videos below.
Sensible Sustainability (1.41)
Kroger Testimonial (2.55)
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