Beaulieu Commercial, a carpet manufacturer, has contracted with Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and Sterling Planet to purchase wind energy equal to 100% percent of the organization's purchased electricity use nationwide. Under the agreement, the manufacturer will purchase 9 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of Green-e certified renewable energy certificates annually to meet the demand for manufacturing its Nexterra tile line. By participating in the Green-e Marketplace program, Beaulieu is able to display the Green-e logo on its Nexterra line and in corporate communications.
The company was honored with a 2009 Green Power Leadership Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
News Release - Beaulieu Commercial Recognized as Leaders in Green Energy