The nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) presented the 2022 Green Power Leadership Awards today, awarding six organizations and one individual for their roles in promoting and expanding the use of clean, renewable energy. The awards were presented during the Renewable Energy Markets 2022 conference in Minneapolis in the categories of Market Development, International Market Development, Leadership in Education, and Leader of the Year.
“We’re proud to present awards to this year’s winners, who together represent a new focus on diversity and increasing energy access to underserved communities,” said Jennifer Martin, executive director of CRS, which co-presents the annual awards with the U.S. EPA. “By working toward increasing equity in the transition to clean energy, these year’s winners demonstrate that the opportunities and economic advantages of the clean energy revolution will benefit everyone.”
The U.S. EPA also recognized 3 additional winners. More information about U.S. EPA’s awards is available here.
2022 Green Power Leadership Award Winners
- East Bay Community Energy (EBCE)
- Puget Sound Energy (PSE)
- RPE, LLC
International Market Development
- I-REC Standard
Leadership in Education
- Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE)
Leader of the Year
- Kristen Graf (WRISE)
Read more about this year’s winners at Green Power Leadership Awards (GPLAs)
About the Green Power Leadership Awards
The annual Green Power Leadership Awards (GPLAs) are competitive awards that recognize outstanding commitments and achievements in the green power marketplace. By choosing green power instead of conventional electricity, consumers, businesses, and organizations can support increased deployment of renewable energy technologies that will reduce the environmental impact of electricity generation and increase energy security. The GPLAs are presented by the nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) at the annual Renewable Energy Markets conference. Learn more about the Green Power Leadership Awards at www.greenpowerleadershipawards.com.
About Center for Resource Solutions
Center for Resource Solutions’ (CRS’s) leadership through collaboration and environmental innovation builds policies and consumer-protection mechanisms in renewable energy, greenhouse gas reductions, and energy efficiency that foster healthy and sustained market growth. CRS runs the Green-e® certification program, the leading independent consumer protection program for the sale of renewable energy, greenhouse gas reductions, and renewable fuels in the retail market. Green-e provides forward-thinking organizations a simple, internationally recognized logo they can use to communicate their renewable energy and climate commitment to their customers and stakeholders. Learn more about CRS at resource-solutions.org.