April 2019

MCE Announces 2018 Charles F. McGlashan Award Winners

By |2019-10-11T13:58:19-07:00April 23rd, 2019|Sustainability, Community Spotlight, Awards, The RE-Source|

Sustainable Lafayette, Resilient Neighborhoods, and Verna Causby-Smith, EAH Affordable Housing Honored This Spring, MCE’s Board of Directors recognized the 2018 Charles F. McGlashan Advocacy Award winners, including Sustainable Lafayette, Resilient Neighborhoods, and Verna Causby-Smith with EAH Affordable Housing (winners pictured above with MCE leadership, left to right: Don Tatzin, Former Mayor of Lafayette; Dawn Weisz, [...]

November 2017

Charles F. McGlashan Award Recognizes Community Advocates for Outstanding Environmental Leadership

By |2019-10-11T11:06:06-07:00November 20th, 2017|Sustainability, Community Spotlight, Awards, The RE-Source, Press Releases|

On November 16, 2017, MCE’s Board of Directors recently honored the El Cerrito Environmental Quality Committee with the 2017 Charles F. McGlashan Advocacy Award. Nominees included Sarah Loughran and Helene Marsh, in connection with  the Environmental Forum of Marin, and Melissa Yu from the Sierra Club Bay Chapter. MCE established the annual award in June [...]

June 2017

RichmondBUILD Receives Environmental Job Training Grant from U.S. EPA

By |2019-10-11T10:49:33-07:00June 5th, 2017|Awards, MCE Communities, The RE-Source|

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced that RichmondBUILD will receive a $200,000 Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training grant to help low-income residents learn the skills needed to secure employment in the environmental field. Click to read the EPA's full press release. About MCE’s partnership with RichmondBUILD 2013 | MCE and RichmondBUILD [...]

November 2016

MCE Announces Charles F. McGlashan Award Winner

By |2019-10-11T10:25:38-07:00November 22nd, 2016|Awards, MCE Communities, The RE-Source, Press Releases|

MCE established the Charles McGlashan Advocacy Award in June 2011 to honor and commemorate the life and legacy of environmental leadership left behind by former founding MCE Chairman, Charles F. McGlashan. The award recognizes passion, dedication, and leadership in promoting MCE’s mission. On November 17, 2016, MCE’s Board of Directors recognized Sustainable Napa County [...]

October 2016

U.S. EPA Honors Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Deep Green Energy Service Champion

By |2019-10-11T10:22:10-07:00October 27th, 2016|Awards, Deep Green Champions, The RE-Source, Press Releases|

This October the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized the Golden Gate National Recreation Area for significantly reducing the park’s carbon footprint in 2015. Deborah Jordan, EPA's Acting Deputy Regional Administrator for the Pacific Southwest, presented the Federal Green Challenge award at a renewable energy workshop at Fort Mason in San Francisco. “The Golden Gate National Recreation [...]

MCE Wins 2016 Green Power Leadership Award

By |2019-10-11T10:10:33-07:00October 19th, 2016|Awards, The RE-Source, Press Releases|

On Monday, October 17, the Center for Resource Solutions presented MCE with a Green Power Leadership Award at the annual Renewable Energy Markets conference, recognizing MCE’s championship of renewable energy as an accelerator in the development of green power markets. “It’s an honor to be amongst the many diverse recipients of this prestigious award,” said [...]