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Pivot Energy Continues Charitable Giving with $90,000 Donation to Bright Futures

By Pivot Energy / November 24, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Continues Charitable Giving with $90,000 Donation to Bright Futures

Pivot Energy, Colorado’s leading community solar developer, announced it has donated $90,000 to Bright Futures, a Weld county workforce initiative designed to remove barriers for students that prevent them from pursuing higher education and obtaining gainful employment. The donation will be used to help a minimum of 45 local students pursue training and advanced educational opportunities. As a triple bottom line company, Pivot…

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Are You Guilty of Recruitment Bias?

By Pivot Energy / November 4, 2020 / Comments Off on Are You Guilty of Recruitment Bias?

Author: Tom Hacquoil, CEO of Pinpoint At Pivot, we are working to build a diverse and inclusive team, which is why we decided to use Pinpoint for our recruiting software. Pinpoint’s software attracts a diverse pool of high-quality applicants and taps into underrepresented talent. We feel so grateful to partner with Pinpoint for our company’s hiring…

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5 Strategies Towards Purposeful Corporate Philanthropy

By Pivot Energy / July 9, 2020 / Comments Off on 5 Strategies Towards Purposeful Corporate Philanthropy

Author: Hannah Erwin Internal Operations Associate   In a world with climate change, a global pandemic killing more than 500,000 people, and a re-energization of racial equity protests, it is now more important than ever to ensure that your business has plans in place to support your community and employees. Here are five strategies that…

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Pivot Energy Achieves “Best Places to Work” for the Second Year in a Row

By Pivot Energy / June 29, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Achieves “Best Places to Work” for the Second Year in a Row

Pivot Energy has been named one of the 2020 Best Places to Work honorees by the Denver Business Journal. This year, Pivot Energy was selected under the “medium” size category and is the only solar company in its size category. The annual award recognizes companies with the best workplaces in the Denver metro area who…

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A Commitment to Change

By Pivot Energy / June 5, 2020 / Comments Off on A Commitment to Change

Pivot Energy deeply and whole-heartedly supports the end of racial oppression and social injustice. As a Triple Bottom Line company, we must support and contribute to the fair and equitable treatment of all people. Pivot is committed to being a leader in the battle against global warming, which disproportionately affects people of color. However, we…

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Pivot Partners With CU Denver Students to Power Sustainability Efforts 

By Pivot Energy / May 8, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot Partners With CU Denver Students to Power Sustainability Efforts 

Pivot Energy is always looking for new and valuable ways to engage with our communities. Workforce development and renewable energy education are at the forefront of Pivot’s strategy as we continue to grow our team and expand into new regions. When the Best for Colorado program advertised the opportunity to partner with University of Colorado…

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Pivot’s Triple Bottom Line: A Brief History & Lessons Learned

By Pivot Energy / April 2, 2020 / Comments Off on Pivot’s Triple Bottom Line: A Brief History & Lessons Learned

Author: Chad Schubert Director, Internal Operations   As a Triple Bottom Line (3BL) company, measuring success in terms of People, Planet, and Profit is baked into the DNA of Pivot Energy, but achieving success is not always easy. With a decade of operating under a 3BL structure, we want to share our successes, failures, and…

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B of Service Volunteer Day at the Growhaus

By Pivot Energy / February 11, 2020 / Comments Off on B of Service Volunteer Day at the Growhaus

Yesterday, Pivot Energy partnered with local B Corps to volunteer at The Growhaus in Denver, Colorado. The GrowHaus is an indoor farm, marketplace, and educational center in Denver’s Elyria-Swansea neighborhood. Their mission is to create a community-driven, neighborhood-based food system by serving as a hub for food distribution, production, education, and economic development. Together, we…

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Business for Good: Pivot Energy’s 2019 Impact Report

By Pivot Energy / January 22, 2020 / Comments Off on Business for Good: Pivot Energy’s 2019 Impact Report

We are excited to release Pivot Energy’s 2019 Impact Report. As a Certified B Corporation, we operate on a triple bottom line basis, meaning our activities are oriented towards having a positive impact on people, planet, and profit.

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Pivot Energy Nominated as 2019 “Best Places to Work” by Denver Business Journal

By Pivot Energy / May 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Nominated as 2019 “Best Places to Work” by Denver Business Journal

Pivot Energy has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work finalists by the Denver Business Journal. Pivot Energy was selected under the “small” size category and is the only solar company to make the list in any of the categories. “We’re thrilled to be recognized for this achievement by the Denver Business Journal,” said Rick…

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