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Texas Businesses Leads Green Power Market

September 24, 2004 [SolarAccess.com] The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Texas leads the nation in the number of EPA Green Power Partners – businesses that have purchased enough environmentally beneficial renewable energy, also known as “green power,” to qualify for EPA recognition. Texas has almost 200 Green Power Partners, far more than any other state and about 40 percent of all partners in the program. Texas participants in the EPA program include 168 companies, six government entities, four educational institutions, and 18 non-governmental organizations. Texas also has the nation’s leading utility green pricing program in terms of annual sales, Austin Energy.