How EPA helps big corporations greenwash

Via Scoop.itEarth Island Institute Philippines

“…Walmart, who appears at No. 3 in the EPA’s Green Power Partner rankings with an annual procurement of 872 million kilowatt-hours (enough to power approximately 87,000 homes per year). The EPA inaccurately credits the super-retailer with getting 28 percent of its electricity from green power, because the partnership program allows Walmart to cherry-pick its only two regional divisions that have made any strides on green energy (California and Texas)… Nationwide, Walmart gets less than 2 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources..”
Via grist.org

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