April 22 is Earth Day, a time to celebrate nature and raise awareness of all the ways to support the environment and contribute to a cleaner planet.
We also would like to take time this entire month to recognize our customers’ collective impact and reward you for all you do to support our mission to change the way power is made.
As such, we present to you these generous offers from some of our Green Mountain Energy™ Sun Club™ non-profit solar recipients, as well as to our online Energy Saver online store.
Armand Bayou Nature Center
ABOUT: Armand Bayou Nature Center, located outside Houston, Texas, is one of the largest urban wildlife refuges in the U.S. at 2,500 acres. Founded in 1974, this non-profit became the Sun Club’s 50th recipient in July 2013. Learn more.
OFFER: Present your Green Mountain Energy® monthly bill at the entrance to Armand Bayou Nature Center for free daily admission for you + 4 guests any time during regular operating hours in April. For more information, directions and hours, visit www.abnc.org.
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center
ABOUT: The Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center, Botanical Garden and Research Institute (CDRI) is located approximately 200 miles east of El Paso, Texas, in the foothills of the Davis Mountains. On Nov. 11, 2013, the Sun Club dedicated a solar array at CDRI that offsets approximately 12,300 pounds/year of CO2. Learn more.
OFFER: From April 22-30, CDRI is offering discounted admission of $4.00 (1/3 off regular price) to customers who present their Green Mountain Energy monthly bill at their visitor center. Enjoy CDRI’s miles of hiking trails, canyons and springs, as well as an overlook with 360-degree views of the high desert region.
ABOUT: Greyston Bakery is based in Yonkers, New York, and uses “open hiring” to offer employment opportunities regardless of “educational attainment, work history, or past social barriers.” In April 2013, the Sun Club dedicated a solar array that helps Greyston bake brownies powered by the sun! Learn more.
OFFER: Enjoy some solar-powered brownies with 15% off this month only at Greyston.com using the discount code: SUNCLUB
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
ABOUT: The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) is a non-profit membership organization in Philadelphia dedicated to improving quality of life and creating a sense of community through gardening. On Feb. 28, the Sun Club announced a $40,000 donation to PHS for a solar array to be installed at Meadowbrook Farm’s greenhouses. Learn more.
OFFER: Visit Meadowbrook Farm in Meadowbrook, Pa., on April 22 and bring a copy of your utility bill with Green Mountain listed as supplier to receive 10% off your purchase. Earth Day hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET. Discount not valid on sale items, special orders, custom containers, delivery or services.
Texas Humane Heroes
ABOUT: This non-profit established in 1979 operates in Central Texas and rescues at-risk homeless animals, including dogs and cats. Through its outreach efforts, Texas Humane Heroes finds opportunities for these animals to be adopted into loving homes. In April 2013, Texas Humane Heroes receive a solar electric pavilion from the Sun Club. Learn more.
OFFER: In honor of Earth Day on April 22, Texas Humane Heroes is offering a $22 coupon from April 22 through the end of this month. Just present this coupon at one of their locations.
Green Mountain Energy Saver Store
ABOUT: Browse a variety of household energy efficiency products, including ENERGY STAR® certified lights, power strips, low-flow showerheads and more, to help you conserve energy at home.
OFFER: Receive 25% off at our Energy Saver Store in the month of April by using this discount code at checkout: EarthMonth2014