www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/cooperatives-sustainable-business-structures

Nov 21, 2013 ... But are they really more sustainable than other businesses in practice? ... reduce energy costs, and increase the environmental awareness and ...

www.electric.coop/on-the-issues/environmental

Feb 28, 2017 ... ... safe electricity by balancing energy, environmental and economic needs. ... Electric co-ops believe that environmental, wildlife and .... On Earth Day cooperatives are celebrating the global reach of a business model that can ...

www.electric.coop/electric-cooperative-fact-sheet

Jan 31, 2017 ... Co-ops are much more than energy companies: concern for community is a core principle of the cooperative business model. ... NRECA and its member cooperatives also support energy and environmental research and ...

www.irishenvironment.com/iepedia/environmental-cooperatives

Mar 1, 2016 ... Cooperatives to produce energy or food to be shared by the ... Bibby, “Co- operatives are an inherently more sustainable form of business,” The ...

www.naacp.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/Module-5_Starting-an-Energy-Cooperative_JEP-Action-Toolkit_NAACP.pdf

NAACP Environmental & Climate Justice Program. JUST ENERGY ... A cooperative is a community-owned and managed business that is operated by and for ...

cooperativesforabetterworld.coop/celebrating-world-environment-day-cooperative-way

Jun 5, 2017 ... Midcounties Co-operative is building a better world through its business practices and environmental initiatives. ... efforts, waste reduction, and energy efficiency – earned the cooperative the Queen's Award for Enterprise for ...

blogs.edf.org/energyexchange/2016/03/09/rural-electric-cooperatives-improve-energy-efficiency-with-on-bill-financing

Mar 9, 2016 ... Electric Cooperatives Expand Energy Efficiency in Rural America ... Voices, EDF, the Environmental Finance Center at UNC-Chapel Hill, Southern ... electric co- ops that serve more than 950,000 households and businesses.

www.ssg.coop/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/141205_Co-ops-and-climate-change_v4.pdf

environmental sustainability and carbon neutrality, as communities ... Co- operatives are businesses that survive or fail based on their ability to .... Zamość, Poland – Our Energy Co-operative plans to build 12 biogas plants, their capacity.

u.osu.edu/osucooperatives/2018/07/07/celebrate-cooperatives-and-sustainability-today

Jul 7, 2018 ... Cooperatives are businesses owned by the people they benefit. ... programs such as Energy Star and Leadership in Energy and Environmental ...