(The Hosting News) – Bonneville Environmental Foundation, one of the nation’s leading renewable energy suppliers, announces a partnership with global top 10 web hosting company, Dotster.com, to offset more than 150% of the energy used by its web hosting servers. Dotster is supporting the creation of enough clean, renewable wind energy to power their 4.4 million websites.
BEF itself has used Dotster to power its website the last 6 years. “As a long-time Dotster customer ourselves, we’re proud of Dotster’s commitment to renewable energy and the environment,” said Heidi Eggert, Vice President of Marketing for Bonneville Environmental Foundation.
“Bonneville Environmental foundation is a trailblazer in the growing renewable energy market, so we’re not only enthusiastic about this new partnership but also proud to provide the web services for their high volume websites the last ten years,” said Clint Page, CEO of Dotster.com.
Individuals and businesses interested in making their websites renewable can follow a simple, affordable process to get them up and running at Dotster.com. “Our Dotster Deluxe hosting plan which is less than $9 a month works perfectly for our small and medium sized business customers,” said Page.
In addition to powering its customers’ websites with renewable energy, Dotster also follows sustainable practices in their offices by offsetting 100% of carbon dioxide emissions for its employees’ yearly commutes, partnering with its local power company to offset office power use, and eliminating paper products from the office by replacing them with re-usable containers.
Dotster, Inc., an ICANN-accredited global top 10 domain registrar since 2000, makes it simple for small businesses and individuals to create and grow an effective web presence. Helping more than one million people make an impact on the web, Dotster offers a complete suite of services including do-it-yourself website tools, domain registration, web hosting, business email, custom website design, and online marketing all backed by 24/7 customer support. For more information, please visit http://www.dotster.com or call (360) 449-5800
An entrepreneurial nonprofit, Bonneville Environmental Foundation (BEF) is creating a more sustainable future by investing now in clean energy and fresh water. Customers who buy independently certified BEF Carbon Offsets and Renewable Energy Certificates support the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and the development of new renewable energy facilities, while customers who buy BEF’s Water Restoration CertificatesTM support the return of water to critically dewatered streams and rivers. All BEF customers and donors support long-term watershed restoration and renewable energy education for students and communities nationwide because BEF reinvests its net revenues to fund its Model Watershed and Solar 4R Schools programs. Since it was established in Portland, Ore. in 1998, BEF has been a pioneer in helping people and companies become better stewards of the environment.
Learn more at http://www.b-e-f.org.