Calstart – a North American advanced transportation technologies consortium – has announced the winners of its Blue Sky Award 2008. The annual awards recognize outstanding marketplace contributions to clean air and energy efficiency – and to the clean transportation industry overall – by companies, organizations and individuals. A special awards ceremony and luncheon will honor the winners June 10.
The 2008 winners were selected as the top firms and individuals from among several dozens nominated internationally for their market leadership and real actions in advanced and green transportation. “This year’s Blue Sky Award winners represent the best in our expanding industry – taking real actions with real products to improve air quality, combat global warming, ensure our energy security and create sustainable jobs,” says John Boesel, Calstart president and chief executive officer.
The Blue Sky Award 2008 winners:
The Blue Sky Award Judging Committee is made up of representatives from the American Lung Association, Calstart, Florida Power & Light, the Natural Resources Defense Council, Southern California Edison and the Union of Concerned Scientists.