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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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.
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.
Helen Harbisher, Harley Harbisher, Sophie Clark and Kyle Mace all achieved green tags.
NOTHING GOES TO SUPPORT UNTIL YOU COMPLETE THESE GREEN TAGS FIRST.
Fish with green tags on their bellies should be released, as they have acoustic tags that can continue to provide information on cod movements, especially around spawning grounds.
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.
Green tags are renewable energy certificates that guarantee a set amount of clean energy will go onto the regional power grid on the buyer's behalf.
Knowing that we had extra green tags, he said, 'What about that?