In Honor of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, Green Tech Manufacturer Envision Solar Awards More Than 40 Government Organizations, Universities and American Corporations with the Heroes 2020 Award
Commendation Awarded for Outstanding Leadership Initiatives to Add 100% Renewable EV Charging Infrastructure and Unplug from the Fossil Fueled Grid.
Recipients include leaders from federal, state and local government who are building out much needed renewably energized EV charging infrastructure to support their citizens, employees, transit departments and government fleet electrification. The awardees include agencies such as the Lawrence Livermore National Labs, Port Authorities in San Diego, New York and New Jersey, and several California state agencies. City leaders across 11 states are among the award recipients including New York City, Oakland CA, Charlotte NC and Madison WI among others. Leaders awarded in academia include Rice University in Texas, Bronx Community College in New York and several University of California campuses serving faculty, students, staff and campus visitors. Corporate champions Google, Pfizer, Abbvie, Johnson & Johnson and more are providing off grid, solar-powered EV charging as an amenity for their employees and visitors. All EV drivers charging on an EV ARC™ provided by these Heroes are Driving on Sunshine.
“70% of U.S. greenhouse gases come from transportation and the generation of electricity. Today we honor the expanding body of leaders who share the mission to improve the environment with rapidly deployed, cost-efficient 100% renewable EV charging infrastructure,” said Desmond Wheatley, CEO of Envision Solar. “These Heroes take the mission seriously. They are agents of change and innovation, and deserve recognition on this 50th anniversary of Earth Day.”