Dallas Academy Flips Switch on Solar Array the Size of Football Field

The 73 kilowatt solar array funded by the Green Mountain Energy Sun Club® and supporters of Dallas Academy is one of the largest solar installations on a private school in the state Dallas, TX – The future is bright for Dallas Academy and its students as they officially flip the switch on a brand new…

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Houston Food Bank to Serve Thousands of Solar-Powered Meals with Renewable Energy Installation

The renewable power from the 280 solar panel array is expected to generate the equivalent of two meals per hour, thanks to contributions from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club® and NRG Energy Houston, TX –Texas sunshine will soon begin feeding electricity to the Houston Food Bank with the completion of a 280 solar panel installation,…

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Giant Rain Barrel is Message Board for SXSW Eco Attendees

Water needs being tapped in Texas, with population growth driving demand for a 16% increase in fresh water by 2060 AUSTIN, TX – Water is essential to all forms of life and is becoming a more urgent topic of conversation as some communities experience extended periods of extreme drought.  Therefore, it’s not surprising to see…

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Discovery Green Renews Clean Energy Commitment with Choice for 100% Wind from Green Mountain Energy Company

Green Mountain amplifies environmental support at Sounds like Houston! concert series kicking off September 25 HOUSTON, TX – Discovery Green commits to eight years of powering the downtown Houston park and facilities with renewable energy from Green Mountain Energy Company with the announcement of its contract renewal through 2016. Discovery Green first teamed up with…

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The Food Trust and the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Celebrate Back-to-School Healthy Eating with Harvest Day at the Christian Street YMCA

Free fall festival to feature weekly farmers’ market at 18th and Christian streets, plus youth-grown produce stands, live music, face painting, cooking demonstrations & more WHEN:   Wednesday, September 17, 3:00-7:00 p.m., FREE, Introductions begin at 3:30 p.m. WHERE: Christian Street YMCA, 1724 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19146                     …

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Green Mountain Energy honored by the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce

We take pride in providing renewable energy to homes and businesses around the country. It’s also essential to us that we walk the talk by emphasizing sustainability in our day-to-day business operations. That’s why we are so honored to receive the Intel Environmental Responsibility & Sustainability Award in the large business category from the Greater…

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Sounds Like Houston! Thursday Concerts presented by Green Mountain Energy at Discovery Green

Grammy Award-winner, Houston favorites to perform during free weekly concert series at downtown park HOUSTON, Texas – Discovery Green announced today the anticipated return of its weekly concert series with  presenting sponsor, Green Mountain Energy Company, and refreshed title, Sounds Like Houston! Thursday Concerts. Unwind on the green and revel in the sounds of some of…

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Green Mountain Energy achieves top score for Texas customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Customers derive unique value from company’s continued commitment to renewable energy, innovative offerings, solar donations to non-profits Austin, TX – Green Mountain Energy Company, the nation’s longest serving renewable energy retailer, earned the top score for customer satisfaction as reported in the J.D. Power 2014 Retail Electric Provider Residential Customer Satisfaction StudySM. The study includes…

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The BLK ProjeK becomes 66th Sun Club Recipient

Last weekend, we dedicated our 66th Green Mountain EnergyTM Sun ClubTM solar installation to The BLK ProjeK, a non-profit in the Bronx, N.Y., that delivers fresh foods to neighborhoods without ample access to organic produce. The Sun Club’s $12,000 donation has built solar on the roof of the non-profit’s big blue bus, which uses vegetable oil – and now, the power of…

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New Solar-Powered Amber Street Lights at Sea Turtle, Inc.

Alongside 100+ Green Mountain Energy customers and friends, Sea Turtle, Inc. officially welcomed eight new solar-powered amber street lights from the Green Mountain Energy™ Sun Club™ to their facility on Friday, July 11. This $30,000 solar project is an innovative application of solar energy for two reasons: (1) it uses batteries to store the solar energy it collects during…

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