Oilfield services company supports clean, green power
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CALGARY, Oct. 10 /CNW/ - Calgary-based oil and gas services company,
Global Energy Services Ltd. (TSX-V: GLK), today announced a significant step
to lessen its environmental impact through an agreement to purchase 100 per
cent green power from Bullfrog Power.
Bullfrog Power(TM) is a leading Canadian provider of 100 per cent green
electricity. In Alberta, Bullfrog's green electricity is sourced from
made-in-Alberta wind power that is EcoLogo(M) certified under the federal
government's Environmental Choice(M) Program.
Under the agreement, Global Energy Services will purchase 100 per cent
green power for its offices in Calgary, Grande Prairie and Barrhead. Bullfrog
Power will ensure that the amount of electricity used at these offices is
produced from clean, renewable power and injected onto the Alberta grid on
behalf of Global Energy Services.
Global Energy Services Ltd. is a production services and oilfield
communications company for Alberta's growing energy industry. Global sells its
Activator hydraulic submersible pump (HSP) to major energy production
companies. In 2006, The Pembina Institute, a leading independent,
not-for-profit environmental policy research, education and consulting
organization, assessed the HSP as a "best practice" product compared with
"Becoming bullfrogpowered is our first of many planned steps toward
environmental innovation," says Farhan Farshori, Global Energy Services' Vice
President, Corporate Development. "Our company's hallmark is technological
innovation in the oilfield, but we want to demonstrate equal innovation in our
environmental practices throughout our operations. Going green is good
business and choosing Bullfrog Power was an easy way to help green our
"We're delighted to welcome Global Energy Services to the community of
bullfrogpowered businesses in Alberta," said Theresa Howland, VP Western
Region, Bullfrog Power. "By choosing to support clean, emission-free wind
power generated here in Alberta, Global Energy is taking real action to reduce
the company's environmental footprint and help address climate change. As our
first oil patch client, Global Energy sets a good example for others in the
industry to follow."
About Global Energy Services Ltd.
Global Energy Services Ltd. is an innovative oilfield service company
that provides production services and communications solutions to the oil and
gas industry. The production services segment utilizes their patented
Activator hydraulic submersible pump to enhance gas production in conventional
gas and coalbed methane wells. Global's communications segment provides a
complete suite of integrated products and solutions specifically suited for
the oil and gas industry. Global was founded in 1994 and is listed on the
More information about Global Energy Services can be found at
About Bullfrog Power
Bullfrog Power is a leading provider of 100 per cent green electricity.
Founded in 2005, Bullfrog provides homes and businesses in Alberta and Ontario
with an easy way to go green and help create a cleaner, healthier environment
for future generations. All of Bullfrog's power comes from clean, renewable
sources like wind power and low-impact water power that displace polluting and
carbon-intensive sources like coal. Bullfrog sources power exclusively from
generators that have received Environment Canada's Environmental Choice(M)
Program EcoLogo(M) certification. Thousands of Canadian homeowners and
hundreds of businesses have made the decision to become "bullfrogpowered" and
support the generation of clean, renewable power.
Global Energy Services is bullfrogpowered...
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