First Unified and Worldwide Symbol for Sustainable Energy

By Happy Energy, PRNE
Monday, April 25, 2011

GRONINGEN, The Netherlands, April 26, 2011 - Happy Energy, a young initiative that advocates a new positive culture
change, proposes a new symbol as a recognizable and universal sign for

A clean world requires us to switch to renewable energy and durable
production methods. This is why an increasing number of people opt for green
energy sources and environmentally friendly products. We want a society
without pollution, climate crisis and unfair distribution of resources. There
is however still no global sustainability logo in the world to identify this
culture change.

The power of a strong symbol

Because there is not one unified logo in the world, we suggest to use the
proposed sign as a recognizable and universal symbol for sustainability. With
the iconic 'happy energy' label, developed by co-founder Erik Schoppen, there
is now a symbol that clearly indicates that we want to live in a world where
growth should not have a negative effect on people and our planet's

Free use of the sustainability logo

Inspiring projects that spread 'happy energy' may use the symbol.
Information on how to obtain the logo can be found on our website Because using, sharing and promoting 'happy
energy' is not something you do for yourself; you do it for the people you
share our planet with, and in order to guarantee a fair future for new

Movement for a Happy World

Happy Energy is a young future oriented movement that wants to propagate
the positive philosophy of a sustainable society by means of renewable energy
and sustainable products and projects that spread 'happy energy', using the
Happy Energy logo as an identifiable and universal symbol.

Happy Energy is more than sustainable energy. It represents a new
culture, the necessary follow-up to the industrial revolution. A culture that
stands for social justice and respect for nature. Without pollution, climate
issues and irresponsible use of resources and techniques. We are now at a
point in history where such new culture is no longer a dream, but a realistic

"Our 'happy energy' symbol is like the sun; it's free and available for

Wubbo Ockels, first Dutch astronaut, physicist and co-founder Happy

The symbol can be downloaded for free from

High resolution images can be downloaded from:

For further information, please contact: Erik Schoppen:
tel: +31-50-5425340, e-mail: erik at

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