GWC 2.0 Top Scorers
The second Challenge (then known as the Green Workplace Challenge), began on June 1, 2013 and ended May 31, 2014. 51 active organizations completed 1,668 sustainable actions. Here's who won:
Find out more about the results revealed at the June 25, 2014 Awards Ceremony: Read the offical press release
The 2013-2014 Top Scorers are as follows:
Large Business Category: FedEx Ground – 650 points.
The large business runner up is BNY Mellon – 611 points.
Third place in the large business category is: Highmark – 367 points.
Medium Business Category: DMI Companies – 647 points.
The medium business runner up is: Veolia Water Solutions and Technologies – 171 points.
Third place in the medium business category is IKEA Pittsburgh – 165 points.
Small Business: Pashek Associates – 659 points.
The small business runner up is evolve:EA – 642 points.
Third place in the small business category is Evive Station - 26 points.
Municipality/Local Government: Allegheny County – 265 points.
The municipality/local government runner up is City of Pittsburgh – 244 points.
Third place in the municipality/local government category is Cranberry Township – 158 points.
University Category: University of Pittsburgh – 322 points.
The university runner up is Carnegie Mellon University – 146 points.
Third place in the university category is Duquesne University – 107 points.
Medium Nonprofit Category: ALCOSAN – 1,602 points.
The medium nonprofit runner up is Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh – 140 points.
Third place in the medium nonprofit category is Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium – 61 points.
Small Nonprofit Category: Conservation Consultants, Inc. – 486 points.
The small nonprofit runner up is Green Building Alliance – 327 points.
Third place in the small nonprofit category is Global Links – 76 points.
The top scorer in the Observer category, a non-competitive category, is Oxford Development Company.
Special awards were presented for the Top Energy Saver and Top Water Saver. Sustainable Pittsburgh presented Conservation Consultants, Inc. (CCI) with the Top Energy Saver award. CCI demonstrated a 22 percent reduction in energy. ALCOSAN received the Top Water Saver award, reducing their water usage by 76 percent.