Sustainable Seattle Names CleanTech Alliance a 2016 Sustainability Leadership Award Finalist

The CleanTech Alliance is honored to be named by Sustainable Seattle as a 2016 Sustainability Leadership Award Finalist. The Alliance is recognized under the Small Business and Startups: Resource Management category.


The full finalist list for the 2016 Sustainability Leadership Awards includes:

Small Business and Startups: Innovative Design

  • Botanical Colors
  • Dwell Development: New Rainier Vista
  • Evrnu
  • Modumetal
  • Paladino and Company

Small Business and Startups: Resource Management

  • CleanTech Alliance
  • Rethink Fabrics
  • Second User Building Materials
  • Stuffstr
  • WISErg Corporation/PCC

Large & Medium-sized Businesses: Innovative Design

  • Amazon: District Waste Heat Reclamation System for New Campus
  • Boeing: 787 and 737 MAX airplanes – fuel and carbon efficient technologies
  • Cascade Designs: Water Filtration Design for Global Resiliency
  • Costco: Innovations in Packaging and Distribution to reduce GHG emissions
  • Vulcan: Leadership in Sustainable Planning and Development (South Lake Union)

Large & Medium-sized Businesses: Resource Management

  • Alaska Air, Port of Seattle, Boeing: Biofuel Initiative Feasibility Study
  • Aramark at the Washington State Convention Center: Resource Conservation and Responsible Procurement Management and Facility Operations
  • Century Link Field/ First and Goal: Exemplary Resource Management in Event
  • EnergySavvy: Data Systems to Reduce Grid-wide Electricity Consumption

Government, Non-Profit and Community Organizations: Collaboration

  • Capitol Hill EcoDistrict / Capitol Hill Housing: Community Engagement and planning
  • Cascadia Consulting: Green Business Utility Program Management
  • Communities of Color for Climate Justice: Advocacy, Outreach, and Policy Development
  • Equity & Environment Initiative: City of Seattle & Community Partners Supporting Environmental, Social, and Economic Justice
  • Seattle Made: Promoting and Supporting Seattle's Local Manufacturing/Production Community

Government, Nonprofit, & Community Organizations: Communicating for Change

  • Duwamish Revealed: Collaborative Multimedia Art Project
  • "Food: Too Good to Waste" campaign, King County Solid Waste Division
  • Oxbow Farm: Local Agricultural Resilience Reporting and Community Support
  • Stand Up To Oil Campaign
  • REI #OptOutside Campaign

Sustainable Business Leader

  • Brenna Davis
  • Tamara "TJ" Dicaprio
  • Tom Paladino
  • Ron Stimmel
  • Kevin Wilhelm

Sustainability Hero

  • Deric Gruen
  • Candace Reiter and Jon Hegeman
  • Abby Inpanbutr
  • Jenna Boitano
  • Ellen Southard