Renewable Energy Certificates

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Renewable Energy Certificates

(RECs)
Also known as green tags, green energy certificates, or tradable renewable certificates, RECs, issued by the Green Power Partnership of the Environmental Protection Agency, represent the technology and environmental attributes of electricity generated from renewable sources. RECs are usually sold in 1-megawatt-hour (MWh) units.
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Ross Hinchley and Evan Stapleton achieved yellow tags, Eden Crouchley earned her yellow belt and Kat Hinchley, Harry Clark and Jake Clark all got their green tags.
The program uses a color-coded system: green tags next to seafood identifies the "best choice," products that are caught or farmed with minimal damage to the ecosystem or other species in it.
Also known as green tags, they denote proof that 1MW of electricity was produced from a bona fide renewable energy resource.
tags: Red tags are for very rare or valuable plants, including what are called type specimens--living specimens that represent a new species; gold tags are for plants with scientific or horticultural value; green tags are for plants with less value, such as hybrids, and for specimens that have no collection information.
But green tags also are used to denote in-store specials.
Achieve everyday wellness and choose healthy items in green tags.
Carried out as part of the EA's programme of "index river" monitoring for these species, salmon carry green tags and sea trout, blue, with the tags being fitted just below the dorsal fin.
NOTHING GOES TO SUPPORT UNTIL YOU COMPLETE THESE GREEN TAGS FIRST.
Nessrine Al Zahlawi, Sustainable Fisheries Project Leader at EWS-WWF, said the labelled fish carry red, orange or green tags depending on whether they are over-fished, rare or freely available in the UAE.
An important example - the various initiatives announced over the past year by Wal-Mart, including merchandise green tags supplied by their vendors.
It's strange that while the black flies in the north had some red in them, many of the black flies of Mid Wales had green tags.
The Platinum Cup/Colt Gold Cup liked Federal HPs best with the result being 1" groups for 9 shots at 20 yards, while the 1911A1/Series 70 Colt Government Model accomplished the same thing with CCI Green Tags.