Eco hero and climate solution awards 2016
Cool Davis gives annual awards to individuals, businesses and groups in Davis for their actions and achievements in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
The awards will be presented on Wednesday, April 20 in a ceremony at 5:15pm inside the US Bicycling Hall of Fame followed by a brief public presentation at the weekly Farmers’ market at 6:30pm.
The event will be used to encourage people to sign up to be Cool Homes and become their own eco heroes.
- Nominate an individual or group (deadline: March 12, 2016)
- Criteria for nomination and nomination form
- Cool Davis Award Event, April 20, 2016 (details to follow)
- Past winners
Cool Davis invites the community to submit nominations for the 2015 Awards for individuals (Eco Heroes) and Businesses, Non-Profits and Groups (Climate Solution Awards). For both awards, the nominees must exhibit exemplary actions or achievements in reducing greenhouse gas emissions (carbon footprint) in the areas of:
- Transportation (helping our community shift to non-fossil fuel vehicles and modes),
- Consumption (reducing consumption and waste related to food, water, goods, and services)
- Built energy (increasing efficiency of energy use in homes and commercial buildings.)
Other criteria include creating innovative solutions to real-life problems that can be replicated by others, and showing a commitment to an on-going, long-term effort.
Read full criteria and nominate someone by emailing this Cool Davis 2015 form to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Eco heroes: Kiayue (David Wang), Orhan Orgun, Dan Sperling and John Mott-Smith
- Climate Solution Awards: Parkview Place, Holmes JHS Green Team, and UCDavis Transportation Services
- Eco heroes: Andy Frank, Carla Peterman, Kristin Heinemeier, Ivy Zhou and Marissa Wong, Green Team at Holmes Junior High School
- Climate Solution Awards: Davis Bicycles School Committee, Hallmark Properties, Davis United Methodist Church
- Eco heroes: Robyn Waxman, Diane Swann, Dani Lee
- Climate Solution Awards: Davis Bike Collective, Davis Energy Group, MAK Design and Build, Judy Corbett and Local Government Commission, Davis Flea,
- Eco heroes: Julie Cross, Jeff Mailes, Robb and Nancy Davis
The reading and discussion of the award winning collection of poems entitled "Swerve" with Ellery Akers was insightful and inspiring. Join Ellery and Poet Laureate of Davis Julia B. Levine for a poetry writing workshop this Sunday. There's still time to join us! City of Davis Arts & Cultural Affairs John Natsoulas Gallery Davis Downtown Davis City #poetryindavis #daviscalifornia #daviscalifornia
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Join Ellery Akers and Poet Laureate Julia B. Levine for a poetry writing workshop Sunday 4pm. There's still time! @NatsoulasArt @UCDavisNews @CaliforniaAggie @davisartcenter @AtTgif #poetryindavis #daviscalifornia
Tonight at 7pm "Swerve" with Ellery Akers and Julia B. Levine. Explore the intersection of environmentalism, feminism, and resistance. #ecopoetry #davisca #daviscalifornia #natsoulasgallery #poetryindavis https://www.cooldavis.org/2022/04/06/swerve-with-poet-ellery-akers/