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Make the Planet a Little More...
Today is Earth Day. It’s a day to demonstrate support for environmental protection. But although Earth Day is just one day a year, efforts can be made year-round to...

Celebrating The Big And Small Steps...
We’ve talked a lot about Other World Computing’s major environmental initiatives here on the OWC Blog. We have told you about our LEED certified corporate headquarters in Woodstock, Ill....

Solar Power Shines In 2013 With...
There is very good news coming out of the solar energy sector. Thanks to environmentally conscious companies like OWC, almost a third of new U.S. electricity came from solar...

OWC Educates High School Class On...
Crystal Lake Central High School’s honors environmental science class was given a look at the past, present and future of OWC’s environmental efforts during a tour of the company’s...


Other World Computing Named Green Tech...
Other World Computing was named Green Tech Company of the Year by Business Intelligence Group, after being evaluated by industry experts using a multiple variable process. OWC was recognized for...

NuGuard KX: Asset To The Accident-Prone
If you know me, it’s no secret that I’m rather accident-prone. Seriously, who else do you know that could be innocently walking past a soccer game and suddenly get...

OWC Raises 25 Years Flag
Whenever the wind blows here at Other World Computing headquarters in Woodstock, Ill., we are reminded of our commitment to the environment in the form of our Vestas V39-500...

Other World Computing Wins Two Silver...
Other World Computing announced today that the Newer Technology Power2U AC/USB Wall Outlet was named the Silver winner in the Consumer Product of the Year category, while OWC won Silver...


OWC Continues “Green Power” Initiative; Uses...
We’re mighty proud of our LEED Platinum Certified headquarters, especially our on-site Wind Turbine, which, under optimal conditions, can produce up to 125 million Kilowatt-Hours of energy in a...

Other World Computing Headquarters Earns Prestigious...
Other World Computing announced today its LEED Platinum Certified corporate headquarters was awarded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) prestigious ENERGY STAR rating, the national symbol for protecting the environment...

A Different View of OWC.
Sometimes it’s a good thing to take a look at things from another perspective. By seeing yourself  from another point of view, you can determine whether or not you’re...

Other World Computing Awarded LEED Platinum...
Other World Computing announced today its corporate campus was awarded LEED® Platinum Certification by the Green Building Certification Institute, the highest achievable level of the LEED (Leadership in Energy...