Portable Electric

Certified B Corporation

British Columbia, Canada

Certified Since

June 2023


Electrical equipment



Operates In




United Kingdom,

United States

Portable Electric (PE) is a North American cleantech pioneer in providing best-in-class, scalable clean energy generation and storage solutions through its Voltstack ecosystem of off-grid power systems and e-Chargers. Designed, engineered, and manufactured by Portable Electric, there are over 800 Voltstack power stations and e-Chargers in the field today. From small, nimble units capable of navigating disaster relief sites to powerful stations capable of powering a construction site or holding up a Hollywood film shoot, Portable Electric sits at the forefront of innovative mobile energy needs. These silent, emission-free portable and mobile power stations are either directly replacing fossil-fuel generators or being hybridized with them to reduce the runtimes of said noxious gensets significantly. Portable Electric's contribution to advancing the adoption of electric generators and electrification in the film, events, and utility industry has spurred a positive global impact.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Portable Electric earned an overall score of 89.7. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
89.7 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 13.9

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.8
Ethics & Transparency2.1
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 28.1

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security10.8
Health, Wellness, & Safety7.4
Career Development2.7
Engagement & Satisfaction5.2

Community 13.6

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion4.1
Economic Impact6.5
Civic Engagement & Giving1.2
Supply Chain Management0.1

Environment 33.3

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management2.4
Air & Climate2.6
Land & Life3.0
+ Renewable or Cleaner-burning Energy25

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Customers 0.6

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship0.6

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2023 Overall B Impact Score89.7

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