MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several people were honored Wednesday for achieving extraordinary environmental results by harnessing the power of partnership.
WCCO’s Frank Vascellaro announced the winners of the 2018 Environmental Initiative Awards in Minneapolis last night.
The organization recognizes the individuals, organizations, businesses, and communities who’ve joined forces to create a better environment for all Minnesotans.
E.I. is a non-profit that builds partnerships with business and government to develop collaborative solutions to Minnesota’s environmental problems.
Below is a full list of winners:
Courageous Innovators – Demetria Fuller and Adam Pruitt, Co-Founders, BrightSide Produce
Critical Collaborator – Ellen Anderson, Executive Director, University of Minnesota Energy Transition Lab
Energy and Climate – Community Solar for Community Action (CS4CA)
Environmental Innovation – Dave Larsen American Indian Tour
Rural Vitality – Root River Field to Stream Partnership
Sustainable Leadership: Large Employer – Land O’Lakes SUSTAIN
Sustainable Leadership: Small Employer – Liberty Apartments and Townhomes