GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2012
|Participated in the Solar Maghreb conference in Casablanca, Morocco announcing ground breaking and future plans for the Ouerzazate project.
First Stewards Council Conference held in collaboration with Makah Tribe, US Department of Interior, US Department of Energy
GEC member company, UMPQUA Energy achieves innovation of the year award at ARPA-E conference from Secretary of Energy Chu
IGEC begins introducing green technologies to the League of Green Embassies
GEC endorsed The First Green NASCAR Team
IGEC works with PGA to host the very first net zero and carbon neutral professional golf championship in Boca Raton, Florida at the Allianz Championship
GEC introduces idea of creating DOE - DOD Memo of understanding for collaboration to meet US DOD renewable energy goals
GEC member company CFI begins planting of first perpetual forest in Georgia to create feed stock for US Biomass industry
IGEC begins creation of sustainable business incubator in Casablanca, Morocco
IGEC Secretary General appointed to the Arab Platform for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency ( APFREEE)
GEC presents plan for Renewable Energy for decommissioned Oyster Creek Nuclear power plant in Lacey Township, N.J.
GEC presents PPA model for rooftop solar applications to the State of New Jersey creating revenue for 606 school districts
GEC meets with US State Department introducing technologies
GEC presents GSA with technologies and funding model for GSA fleet sustainability and building facilities sustainability.
GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2011
|Achieved our 500th member company
Worked to bring of R$44 billion in Brazilian government subsidies to the State of Goias to spur power grid reliability, green technology manufacturing and sustainable development projects.
Began working with FIFA on bringing sustainability to the 2014 World Cup Games to be held in Brazil.
Began working with the Brazilian Government and the IOC on the sustainability of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio DeJaneiro
Continued consultation on the Moroccan Ouerzazate project.
Contacted, Collated and profiled over 3500 worldwide investment groups investing in disruptive Green Technology, sustainable development
Co-Founded the BETTERP3 platform for sustainable development www.betterp3.com
Co-Hosted Hannover Messe, the largest technology conference in the World.
Introduced nationwide recycling and manufacturing opportunity to the Haitian government
Began working on collaboration between the Native America Tribes and the US Department of Defense on large utility scale renewable energy applications on US Military operations
Began working with US Department of Defense introduction of new Disruptive Green Technologies for fuel savings, forward operation bases and microgrids
Co-Hosted over 45 worldwide conferences
Facilitated the project mobilization for off shore wind turbine projects presented in the GEC US Energy Master Plan of 2008 for installations off shore of New Jersey, New York, Mass. North Carolina, Connecticut and Rhode Island.
Began working with the Trinidad Government on Tar Sands project and energy master plan creation for the Caribbean.
Presented Fort Bragg with waste to energy and utility scale renewable projects.
IGEC Secretary General invited by leader of OPEC to open their International Conference in Tehran, Iran
Worked with VC Firms, investment banks and private groups for funding model for energy efficiency retrofits for corporations, schools and US Government Agencies with revenue rate share provisions.
GEC Feed The World Coalition introduced at the Rio 20 conference in Brazil.
GEC recognized by Clinton Global Initiative & the United Nations
GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2010
|Collaboration With City Of West Palm Beach, Florida On First Green Resource Center In World Called The G Source Center
Assist In Creating Over 2000 New Green Jobs In America
Working Diligently With Senators Lieberman and Kerry On American Power Act
Established MOU With Florida Institute Of Technology
Began working with 30 Companies On Creating US Based Manufacturing Capabilities
Co Hosted Two Gulf Oil Spill Disaster Response Summits In Regards To The BP Oil Spill in Mobile, Alabama and New Orleans.
Co Host a Third Gulf Oil Spill Disaster Response Summit in Tampa Florida
Created a Strategic Plan For Sustainable Development and Renewable Energy Applications Throughout The Country Of Brazil With Our Partners URUTAU and Florida Institute of Technology
Established Collaboration With The Brazilian Government ,University of Brasilia, CONAB, IBAMA, Brazilian Development Bank, UNICA, University of Florianopolis, CEB and LITE
Created the GEC Feed The World Coalition www.gecfwc.com , a worldwide collaboration for provisions for a growing world population.
Continued consultation on the Moroccan Ouerzazate project.
Presented the EPA Designed for the Environment program to Federal EPA Commissioner Lisa Jackson
Began working with the Clinton Global Initiative on several Worldwide projects
Introduced idea to US Department of Interior and US Department of Energy for the creation of the First Stewards Council. A Council consisting of all Native American Tribal leaders to introduce renewable energy projects on tribal grounds and discuss climate change implications to Native American tribes and their economies.
Began consultation on the Al Noor cities projects in Djibouti and Yemen
Began Consultation on two Chinese projects: Tianjin City and Ying Kou Green Research and Development Zone
GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2009
|Introduced Language in 2007 Energy Policy & Security Act In Regards To Outlawing Sale Of Incandescent Light Bulb Sales After January 2, 2014
Introduced Language in 2007 Energy Policy & Security Act In Regards To Replacement Of Over 160,000 Linear Miles Of Antiquated Transmission Lines
Co Hosted 84 Worldwide Conferences
Influential In Achieving ITC Tax Credit For Renewable Energy Extension In Stimulus Package
Established 32 Additional International Chapters
Consulted on 14 Projects Worldwide
Consulted & Co Drafted Renewable Portfolio Standard For South Africa
Consulted South African World Cup Games
Assisted In Securitizing NJ SREC Program
Assisted and Consulted on New Jersey Energy Master Plan
Achieved 301 Member Companies
First Responders To American Samoa Tsunami
First Responders To Haiti Earthquake
Introduced The Green Bank Model To Congressional Leaders And Former Fed Chair Alan Greenspan as well as the Green Energy Investment Trust model.
Agreement With Mohegan Tribe For Largest Sustainability Audit In History
GEC begins working with World Trade Center Organization for EB5 funding for Green Technology manufacturing
GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2008
|Achieved Renewable Energy Language In The National Energy Bill
Promoted The Establishment Of GEC Student Chapters In High Schools Across America
Influenced And Consulted Renewable Portfolio Standards In 13 States
Co Hosted 65 Worldwide Conferences
Established The Smart Growth Initiative & The Recycle America Imitative
Introduced The World International Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Initiative
Created the Code Green Team of Environmental Superheroes Led By The Green Guider
Finalized Artwork & Published The K-5th Grade GECEI Coloring Books & Story Books
Created Scholarship Competition For 6th thru 8th Grade Video Game
Created Campaign For “Helmets To Hardhats”
Established Subchapters Of GEC Across The Nation
Established The First US Energy Master Plan in 40 Years
Created The Green Jobs Corps and Urban Green Jobs Corps Programs
Established 33 International Chapters
Established First Collegiate Chapter at NJIT
Established First High School Chapter at Oak Crest High School in New Jersey
Consulted 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games
Established The Green Building Initiative
Consulted Both Political Presidential Campaigns On Energy Policy
Instituted GEC Product Endorsement Program
Created The Energy Efficiency Enterprise Zone Model
Created The Green Resource Center Model
Achieved 154 Member Companies
Introduced Platform To Build The National Green Energy Institute
Introduced to Secretary of Energy Chu the idea of using stimulus money to create ARPA-E
GEC ACCOMPLISHMENTS 2007
|Major Influence Advocating Amendments and Language In The National Energy Bill ( 2007 Energy Policy & Security Act )
Introduced Ideas And Policies That Influenced Congress To Adopt The Capitol Green Initiative
Influenced and Consulted Renewable Portfolio Standards In 12 States
Performed Due Diligence and Discovery On All Green Building Certification Systems From Around The Globe Which Introduced The GEC Shades Of Green Initiative
Introduced The GEC Educational Initiative for grades K-12
Introduced The Adopt A City Initiative For The City Of New Orleans
Introduced Verbiage For The Green Jobs Act of 2007 to Representative Hilda Solis
Established Substantial Synergies With Other NGO’s
Introduced The Strategic Plan For Disaster Relief Tool Box Model
Worked With New Jersey Legislators and BPU To Establish The NJ RPS
Consulted Continental Airlines On Its Sustainability Plan For Newark Hub
US Virgin Islands RPS Establishment and WAPA Consultation
Achieved 50 Member Companies
Hosted 71 Worldwide Conferences
Co Hosted the Very First Renewable Energy Conference on the Continent of Africa in Abuja, Nigeria
Co Hosted The First Latin American Wind Energy Expo in Guadalajara, Mexico