Verification Round 2011-04 Launched

EPEAT Verification Round 2011-04 was launched on July 29, 2011. The round will investigate Optional Criterion 4.4.2.2  – Modular Design. A total of 21 investigations will be undertaken. For full details on the Verification Round 2011-04, please see the Verification Round Plan.

Richmond Schools Gets Green Certification

EPEAT Purchasing Partner Richmond Public Schools receives CoSN-EPEAT Green IT Certificate, demonstrating commitment to reducing the environmental impacts of their computing operations.  http://www.wric.com/story/15163173/richmond-schools-gets-green-certification

New Branding for EPEAT Green Electronics Rating System

New logo and website mark the system’s coming of age For immediate release Thursday June 23, 2011 Contact: Sarah O’Brien, +1(802) 479-0317, sarah.obrien@greenelectronicscouncil.org Portland, OR: The EPEAT® green electronics rating system has launched a new website and logo to mark the start of its sixth year of growth and service as the world’s definitive environmental […]

DEKRA and EPEAT: Working together for green electronic products

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2011 Media Contacts: Sarah O’Brien, sarah.obrien@greenelectronicscouncil.org, +1 802 479 0317 Tilman Voegele-Eberling, tilman.voegele-eberling@dekra.com, (07 11) 78 61-2122 Stuttgart / Portland (Oregon) – The international expert organization DEKRA (www.dekra.com/epeat) and EPEAT, Inc., the leading system for identifying, comparing and selecting environmentally preferable electronics today launch a unique Strategic Partnership. DEKRA and […]

Draft IEEE 1680 Imaging and TV Environmental Standards Move to Balloting

Major step toward final approval, and development of EPEAT registration FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2011 Media Contact: Sarah O’Brien, sarah.obrien@greenelectronicscouncil.org, +1 802 479 0317 Portland, OR: After two years of intensive discussion and debate by hundreds of stakeholders, the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) Working Groups developing the IEEE 1680.2 and IEEE […]

EPEAT Registration Expansion Moves Forward

Participating groups to collaborate in pilot phase FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Sarah O’Brien, sarah.obrien@greenelectronicscouncil.org, +1 802 479 0317 Portland, OR: The EPEAT® green electronics rating system today reported significant progress toward the design and implementation of their expanded registration network, and established a schedule for program rollout over the next few months. By October […]