April 2003 - EAD Environmental, a New York City-based marketer of renewable energy certificates and greenhouse gas credits, is supplying two Connecticut-based colleges with green power. Connecticut College is purchasing 3.2 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of wind energy certificates annually, which represents 22% of the college's electricity needs. And students of Trinity College in Hartford, CT, raised funds to purchase EAD-supplied certificates for a spring campus event.
EAD certificates are Green-e certified and marketed via the Internet in 500-kWh blocks for $7.50 or 1.5¢/kWh. The company is a subsidiary of Natsource, a broker of emissions credits and renewable energy certificates serving wholesale markets.
News Release - Connecticut's Trinity College Buys Renewable Energy Certificates To "Green" 100% Of Their Energy Consumption For Spring Weekend '03
News Release - Connecticut College purchases Renewable Energy Certificates from EAD Environmental
EAD Environmental Contact: Samantha Unger (212) 806-0205
Natsource Contact: Matt Williamson (212) 232-5305