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Austin Green Business Certification

Austin is doing many things to become a top green city in the United States.  The Green Business League can see first had the large strides that the city of Austin is taking to become sustainable. We are helping businesses in Austin realize that green is a new way to do business.

Austin Green Business Facts:

 
Green AustinAustin's Green Energy Building calendar keeps track of upcoming 'Green' educational events and 'Green Building' events. Go to www.austinenergy.com and click on Austin Energy Green Building Spotlight. Four times a year they hold 'Green' workshops.
 
Sustainable AustinAustin Energy gives customers the option of being a 'Power Partner'. If you participate, it saves you $25 off your bill and they give you a free programmable thermostat. If you join, they can turn off your HVAC for a few minutes each day when the local demand is the highest.
 
Eco AustinAustin's plan is to produce zero waste by the year 2040. We already recycle a significant amount of garbage. Last year alone Austinites sent 32,000 tons of materials. Which equals about 25% of the waste was recycled instead of sitting in a landfill.
 
Going Green in AustinThe city of Austin plans to shift 30% of residents and businesses to renewable energy sources by the year 2020.
 
Green Business in AustinAustin City Council recently passed a resolution to ban plastic shopping bags. As these bags are made from petroleum products and don't biodegrade for 1000 years. Several stores have joined in this effort by selling inexpensive reusable shopping bags: HEB, SunHarvest, Central Market, Whole Foods, IKEA just to name a few.
 

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 GBL SponsorYour Green product or service can offer GBL certification points.  The process is simple, yet fair.  We are pleased to promote Green programs although GBL always remains brand-neutral.  Find out how your company can help Green your community, your industry, and our world by getting Green points for your service or product.  GBL Sponsors and point awards at this LINK