Viridian Energy Co-operative
British Columbia, Canada
Solar panel installation
Service with Significant Environmental Footprint
They design and install renewable energy systems using solar panels, for homes and businesses on Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and beyond. Their vision is to contribute to a world where clean renewable energy is the established method for powering energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, healthy and resilient communities. Viridian Energy Co-operative provides residential and commercial solar energy systems for clients in cities, rural & remote locations. They will find equipment specific for your needs and sustainability goals and install it safely to code. Their services include: - Grid-tie / grid-tie with battery / off-grid - Roof mount and/or ground mount solar - Residential home electric vehicle chargers An off-grid solar system is great for remote areas. From design & installation of your system to solar inverters & generators, they've got you covered. Quality: They strive for perfection to ensure your investment will last the lifetime of the system. Experience: Viridian has installed over 1MW of solar (4000+ solar panels) since 2012 and their members collectively have over 60 years of combined experience. It's time to join the clean power revolution. Renewable Power Now!
Overall B Impact Score
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.
The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and 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.
The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and 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.
The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and 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.
The Environment Impact Area 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.
The Customers Impact Area 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 and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.