Innovative projects in water, food production and green energy were honored Wednesday at the Eldorado Hotel and Spa during the annual Sustainable Santa Fe awards ceremony. The awards were presented by the Santa Fe Sustainability Commission and Youth Allies Board, the Green Chamber of Commerce, Green Fire Times and the Eldorado Hotel and Spa.

The following awards were presented during the event:

Community Outreach: Desert Academy’s Outdoor/Sustainability Club

Environmental Advocacy: Four Bridges Traveling Permaculture Institute

Food Systems: Santa Fe Community College’s Culinary Arts Garden

Climate Adaptation — Water: The Raincatcher

Climate Adaptation — Ecosystem: Surroundings Studio

Renewable Energy: Consolidated Solar Technologies

Green Building Systems: Aerolenz

Green Economic Development: Solar Logic

Low Carbon Transportation: Santa Fe County

Waste Reduction: Santa Fe Public Schools and EcoVim

Youth-led Climate Action: Global Warming Express

Triple Bottom Line: Reflective Images and Marc Choyt

Innovative Sustainability Research: U.S. Geological Survey

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