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Each year the GreenSpotLight Awards celebrate the accomplishments of three organizations who demonstrate excellence in sustainable business practices; going above and beyond the requirements of the GreenSpot program. Watch this video to learn more about the program.
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On March 24th the City of Columbus recognized the GreenSpotLight Award winners for their achievements over the past year to help make our community beautiful, healthy, and prosperous. The winners:
Councilmember Brown also recognized the recent graduates of the GreenSpot Sustainability Initiative class:
The second half of the program was a climate education session where Councilmember Brown, OSU Byrd Polar Climate and Research Center, and GreenSpot presented on climate impacts to Columbus and what steps households, businesses, and governments can undertake to prepare and mitigate. Attendees were than able to visit the climate education expo where more than a dozen groups that work on the climate issue.
Special thanks to the Columbus Metropolitan Library for hosting the event, and to the sponsors: AEP Ohio, Columbia Gas of Ohio, and SWACO.
-Published on YouTube, March 30, 2017
Each year GreenSpot recognizes three organizations (small, medium, large) who have demonstrated excellence in business practices that produced environmental benefits; going above and beyond the requirements of the program
Check out previous year's recipients below.
View highlights of the 2017 GreenSpotLight winners.
Ohio History Connection
The Dawes Arboretum
Video: 2017 GreenSpotLight Awards
Sponsors of the 2016 GreenSpotLight Celebration: Columbus Metropolitan Library, AEP Ohio, Columbia Gas of Ohio, and SWACO.
View highlights of the 2015 GreenSpotLight winners.
Video: 2015 GreenSpotLight Awards
Sponsor of the 2015 GreenSpotLight Celebration: Columbia Gas of Ohio
View highlights of the 2016 GreenSpotLight winners.
View photos from the event in the 2016 GreenSpotLight Celebration photo album.
Video: 2016 GreenSpotLight Awards
Sponsors of the 2016 GreenSpotLight Celebration: OSU School of Environmental and Natural Resources, AEP Ohio, Columbia Gas of Ohio, SWACO, and White Castle.
COSIGilbane Building Company
Organized Home Remodeling
Abbott NutritionThe Crest GastropubIndianola Children's Center
ms consultants, inc.The Nature Conservancy
First English Lutheran Church
View highlights of the 2012 GreenSpotLight winnersG&J Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Columbuse-Cycle
Video: 2012 GreenSpotLight Awards
Battelle Memorial InstituteWhole Foods MarketHomeport
View highlights of the 2010 GreenSpot winners.