Achieving Sustainability Goals with EPEAT and ICLEI USA’s ClearPath in Durango, CO: Case Study

The City of Durango, CO, has long been committed to improving the quality of life of its residents and maintaining the unique character of its community now and for future generations. Before 2008, however, the city didn’t have the tools required to monitor and track environmental performance. That year, for the first time, Durango used […]

EPEAT Qualification of Standards – Evaluation for Servers

The Green Electronics Council (GEC) assists standards development organizations (SDOs) in their development of IT sustainability standards that may be used in EPEAT.  For GEC to consider the use of a standard in EPEAT, the standard is evaluated to ensure it was developed through a voluntary consensus process and that the standard represents environmental leadership. […]

Verification Round PC-2017-04 has started

Verification Round PC-2017-04 for PCs and Displays kicked off August 9, 2017 with Level 0 investigations.  Level 1 investigations are expected to begin in October.  In this round products and criteria were chosen randomly. A total of sixty-nine (69) Level 0 and Level 1 investigations were planned for this round. All active products, geographies, and […]

Green Electronics Council Announces EPEAT Guidance for Sustainability Reporting to GRI Standards

The GEC and GRI collaboration results in guidance on using purchases of EPEAT IT products in GRI reporting. PORTLAND, OR – September 13, 2017 – The Green Electronics Council (GEC), in collaboration with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), released guidance today which details how purchases of EPEAT registered IT products can be included as part […]