The nonprofit Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) presented the 2021 Green Power Leadership Awards today, awarding nine organizations and one individual for their roles in promoting and expanding the use of clean, renewable energy. The awards were presented during the annual Renewable Energy Markets 2021 conference in the categories of Market Development, International Market Development, Leadership in Education, and Leader of the Year.
The U.S. EPA also recognized 5 additional winners. More information about U.S. EPA’s awards is available here.
2021 CRS Green Power Leadership Award Winners
- California Community Choice Association (CalCCA)
- Google / M-RETS
- Seattle City Light / Washington State Housing Finance Commission
- Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
International Market Development
- Microsoft Corporation
Leadership in Education
- Climate Action Pathways
Leader of the Year
- Chris Pennington (Iron Mountain)
Watch the 2021 GPLA Winner Video
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 and greenhouse gas reductions 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.