EPS Earns Accreditation from Carbon Disclosure Project

  • July 15, 2010
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July 15, 2010 – EPS earned accreditation by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) as a provider of software products that meet the CDP’s rigorous standards. With this accreditation, EPS is now an official CDP Carbon Calculation partner, making it one of only five companies worldwide qualifying for this designation. To achieve this distinction, EPS underwent a thorough testing and review of the carbon data collection and calculation methods in its xChange Point software, administered by the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute, an independent third-party authority on greenhouse gas accounting, auditing and management. This accreditation verifies xChange Point’s compliance with the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for collecting and calculating GHG emissions – the most widely used international accounting standard for business leaders to understand, quantify, and manage carbon emissions. In addition to offering software that helps industrial manufacturers accurately track and report carbon emissions, EPS Corp is unique in offering a complete range of services for identifying, implementing and monitoring energy and carbon reduction initiatives to enable these businesses to achieve their sustainability goals. Beyond accurately quantifying data needed for GHG Protocol Scopes 1&2 carbon emissions reports, xChange Point delivers real time enterprise-wide energy usage information at the plant and sub-system level, identifies some of the greatest areas for improvement with the shortest payback periods and tracks a company’s success at achieving those efficiency measures. EPS also offers a variety of financially compelling solutions that help manufacturers shift to renewable energy when appropriate. “We are very pleased to be recognized by the CDP as a leader in helping companies track, report and manage greenhouse gas emissions according to the industry’s highest independent standards” said Jay Zoellner, Chief Executive of EPS Corp. “This certification of our methods and xChange Point software is further indication of the leading position that EPS is taking to help industrial customers measure their carbon emissions and implement practical solutions that reduce their energy usage and carbon footprint.” “CDP is delighted to add EPS Corp as a Carbon Calculation Partner" said Joanna Lee, Chief Partnerships Officer of the Carbon Disclosure Project. "Their xChange Point software has undergone testing by a third party to ensure it meets our criteria for performance and we are pleased to recommend this tool through our Carbon Calculation program." About EPS Corp: EPS Corp is a leading energy intelligence company that develops and implements analytic, efficiency, and clean generation solutions for Fortune 500 companies. The company’s integrated product and services suite is delivered using The EPS Way, an innovative three-step process that maximizes energy and carbon reductions through financially compelling solutions. EPS delivers the right information – at the right time – to enable decisions that improve energy efficiency, reduce costs, and achieve sustainability goals. The company was founded in 2001, and is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California. About The Carbon Disclosure Project The Carbon Disclosure Project, founded in 2000, represents some 534 global institutional investors, with more than US $64 trillion in assets under management. As an independent not-for-profit organization, CDP collects key climate change data from some 2,500 major corporations around the globe and has assembled the largest corporate greenhouse gas emissions database in the world. CDP also works with multinational organizations to facilitate the collection of climate change relevant data for their supply chain. Learn More

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