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Expanding the Billion Dollar Green Challenge

December 27, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted to provide a quick update about an important change to the Billion Dollar Green Challenge. After seven successful years under the current model, The Challenge will be eliminating the annual administrative fee paid by participants. Starting with each member’s renewal in 2019, there will be no fee […]

Announcing GRITS 3.0!

August 23, 2018

The launch of GRITS 3.0 brings many new features designed to make GRITS even more customizable—especially through the new tag (custom groups) feature. The Reports tab has been streamlined while adding additional chart options. Keep reading for more details or log into GRITS now to see the upgrades for yourself! Wiki Getting assistance when using […]

Announcing GRITS 2.0!

December 6, 2017

We are excited to launch GRITS 2.0, which includes a host of new sharing features (project-level sharing, a Public Library, and an embeddable Public Dashboard), integration with EPA’s Portfolio Manager tool, currency conversion, and several other additions. To learn more about GRITS and stay updated on exciting new developments, visit the GRITS website! Log in […]

What’s New in GRITS 1.7!

December 15, 2016

Check out the new updates in GRITS 1.7, including custom emission scenarios, custom resource price forecasting, geolocation of facilities and campuses, a new chat feature, and more!

SEI at AASHE 2016

October 6, 2016

Going to AASHE 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland? Come join us at our upcoming presentations!

Building a Broader Case for GRFs on Campus

August 16, 2016

Learn about how Aquinas College’s launched their GRF with full campus support in a guest post by Aquinas College GRF Director Dr. Todd Yarbrough here.

Cleveland Clinic Launches Largest Green Revolving Fund in Healthcare

May 10, 2016

Cleveland Clinic announced the establishment of a $7.5 million Green Revolving Fund (GRF) – the largest established fund of its kind in the healthcare industry. Read the full press release here.

Introducing GRITS 1.5!

May 3, 2016

Check out the new updates in GRITS 1.5. GRITS 1.5 improves the ability for users to add more customization and have more data access than ever before.

Six Institutions Earn Recognition for Top Energy and GHG Performance

November 10, 2015

The Sustainable Endowments Institute (SEI) has named six institutions in the Green Revolving Investment Tracking System (GRITS) that have recorded the best efficiency project or best overall portfolio performance in the GRITS Library. These institutions are the “Best of GRITS 2015.”

Free GRITS Access for APPA Schools

October 14, 2015

On October 19th, the Sustainable Endowments Institute is launching a new partnership with APPA that will give APPA members free access to the Green Revolving Investment Tracking System (GRITS). Learn how to sign up here.