Sustainability at Cascade Energy—Doing the Right Thing
We take pride in our commitment to conduct Cascade’s business in a sustainable and responsible manner, ensuring both the health and safety of our employees and the protection of the environment. Our employees live our values through the work they do every day by doing the right thing to make industry more energy efficient.
Cascade’s sustainability goals include:
Improving energy efficiency services to our customers
Sharing our sustainability expertise with our community
Encouraging our suppliers in their sustainability efforts
Reducing, reusing, and recycling at all of our offices and at company events
Our 2016 Achievements
Achieved over 41 aMW towards our ten-year goal of 900 aMW of energy savings by 2025
Drove down energy use at our Portland headquarters 9.6% between 2014 and 2016—even as employee count increased!
Established a cross-functional Green Team with executive leadership that meets quarterly and reports annually
Developed a diversity and sustainability procurement process so our finance department can better track the sustainability practices of our subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers
Set printer defaults to double-sided printing at all offices to reduce paper consumption