Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2014
Empire Recycling Corporation is adding to its environmental responsibilities by enrolling in demand response with Energy Curtailment Specialists, Inc. (ECS).
ECS, the longest tenured demand response firm in North America, is proud to announce that Empire Recycling has chosen it as its official demand response provider. By agreeing to participate in the program, Empire Recycling pledges to reduce electricity when the power grid becomes unstable. By limiting its energy use a few hours per year, Empire Recycling is not only helping to stabilize the electric grid, but it is working to limit greenhouse gas emissions as well. Through ECS’s Green Roots Initiative, ten trees will be donated to one of America's national forests on behalf of Empire Recycling, taking the company’s environmental promise to the next level.
"We are honored to have Empire Recycling as a customer," stated Jim Korczykowski, president of ECS. "In return for its dedication to the environment and its assistance with stabilizing the electric grid, it will now receive significant payments. It is clear that Empire Recycling is serious about strengthening the grid and reducing its carbon footprint for the community."
The decision to participate in ECS’s demand response program will help to ensure a steady flow of electricity for all residents, which aligns perfectly with Empire Recycling’s devotion to community involvement.
Empire Recycling has been a leader in the recycling industry in the state of New York since 1916. Processing millions of pounds of materials each week, Empire Recycling is one of the nation’s largest recycling centers for metals and paper. It offers its services to major manufacturers, municipalities, small and large businesses, individuals, and other organizations. Empire Recycling ensures that all recycled materials, including metals, paper, and confidential documents, are processed in the most environmentally safe way.
Energy Curtailment Specialists, Inc. (ECS) offers consultative, administrative, and turnkey demand response services. ECS is one of the largest demand response service providers in North America, with more than 10,000 customers participating in its programs nationwide. ECS is currently serving markets across North America including New York, California, Texas, the PJM territory and Ontario, Canada.