Walking the Socially Responsible Walk, R World Becomes a B Corp.

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R World Energy Solutions (RWES) is very proud to announce it has become a Certified B Corporation. RWES joins a select group of 1,498 companies worldwide and one of only 28 in the Philadelphia region committed to using business as a force for good.

The reason R World Energy Solutions became a B Corp is that its core values and vision aligns with what we believe and practice as a company.

R World Energy Solutions (RWES), an energy efficiency solutions company with roots going back to 2001, is very proud to announce its achievement in becoming a Certified B Corporation. Having passed the rigorous four-month certification process, RWES joins a select group of 1,498 companies worldwide and one of only 28 in the Philadelphia region committed to using business as a force for good. This prestigious certification for RWES means that it voluntarily meets a very high standard of transparency, accountability and performance, using the power of business to solve social and economic problems.

RWES became a B Corporation because it believes in creating a more sustainable environment and giving back in the process. The company’s mission is to create a greener world one business at a time. This certification will ensure that the company stays focused on its mission while keeping all people, the planet, and profit in mind.

Frank Fazio, RWES’ CEO and board-member of St. Joseph’s University Haub School of Business’ Ethics committee, had this to say, “The reason R World Energy Solutions became a B Corp is that its core values and vision aligns with what we believe and practice as a company. I was first introduced to B Lab at my alma mater St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, and instantly was intrigued with what B Corps stand for. I am very proud that late last year we became a Certified B Corporation.”

RWES Green/Academic initiative with SJU’s sustainability organization, Net Impact, demonstrates the company’s commitment to using business as a force for good. By working together with students and professionals interested in using business skills in support of various social and environmental causes, Net Impact and RWES will help SJU become an energy efficient campus.

About R World Energy Solutions
RWES is a full service sales and engineering energy firm headquartered in King of Prussia, PA. The company advises clients acting on their financial and environmental sustainability concerns; thus, enabling these leaders in the communities they serve to preserve our nation’s natural resources. They assist them in understanding where and how much energy is consumed within their organization. From there, they help by reducing energy consumption with state of the art conservation products while providing powerful financing alternatives. This in turn leads to significant cost reductions with measurable ROI. To learn more about RWES, visit http://www.rworldenergy.com

About B Corporations
Certified B Corporations meet the highest standards of overall social and environmental performance, legally expand their corporate responsibilities to include consideration of stakeholder interests, and build collective voice through the power of the unifying B Corporation brand. There are more than 1,300 Certified B Corporations from over 120 industries and nearly 50 countries with 1 unifying goal – to redefine success in business. B Corporations are leaders of the global movement of People Using Business as a Force for Good.

About B Lab
B Lab is a nonprofit organization that serves a global movement of People Using Business as a Force for Good. Its vision is that one day all companies will compete to be Best for the World and as a result society enjoys a shared and durable prosperity. B Lab drives this systemic change through a number of interrelated initiatives: 1) building a community of Certified B Corporations to make it easier for all of us to tell the difference between “good companies” and good marketing; 2) promoting usage of Mission Aligned corporate structures to increase efficacy of social entrepreneurship and impact investing (more than 2,000 benefit corporations have been registered in the 27 states and District of Columbia that have passed benefit corporation laws); 3) promoting Measure What Matters campaigns to increase use of free, powerful tools for businesses to measure, compare and improve their social and environmental performance (more than 20,000 businesses use B Lab’s free B Impact Assessment). 4) developing B Analytics, a customizable platform to help investors and institutions measure, benchmark, and report on the impact of the businesses with whom they work and in whom they invest. For more information, visit http://www.bcorporation.net, http://www.bimpactassessment.net, http://www.b-analytics.net and http://www.benefitcorp.net.

For further information please contact:

R World Energy Solutions LLC
Holt Gollatz, VP of Marketing
Tel.:(484) 681-5730
Email: hgollatz(at)rworldenergy(dot)com

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