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South: Renewable Energy Credits & Carbon Offsets

  • Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Eco Centro; 1802 N. Main Avenue San Antonio, TX 78212


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Eco Centro
1802 N. Main Avenue
San Antonio, Texas 78212
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

About this Event
In the US, the average carbon emissions per person, per year is the equivalent of 3.7 passenger cars. That’s a pretty big carbon footprint. After you’ve bought the hybrid and changed out all the incandescent light bulbs what else can you or your company do to get your footprint to zero? Have you wondered what Renewable Energy Credits (RECs), Carbon Offsets & Water Restoration Certificates (WRCs) really are? How are they developed? How are they tracked and verified? In this luncheon, our speaker will answer these questions and more. Come prepared to learn the details of these products and bring your questions to understand how they can help you in your sustainability efforts. Calculate, Conserve, and Offset.

About the Speaker
Derek Klaus is a Sales Manager with Terrapass, one of Just Energy Group’s green energy initiatives, with a focus on educating and promoting sustainable solutions to climate change. Currently, Derek is in charge of new business development  for Texas and the Mid-West region of the United States as well as strategic relationship management with some of terrapass’ largest partners. Prior to this role, Derek worked in the commodity trading and Risk management software space. He holds a Biochemistry degree from Texas Tech University.

1 GBCI CE HR-Self Reporting, 1 AIA HSW/SD/LU Hour

Lunch Menu
Fried Chicken, Potato Salad, Garden Salad. Vegetarian alternative available

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