‘Eco-Heroes’ help get us from here to there
UC Davis professor Andy Frank, who has made hybrid electric and electric vehicles the focus of his career, is pleased to demonstrate how to “tank up” an electric car. Bruce Thomas/Courtesy photo
Each year, Cool Davis recognizes “Eco-Heroes” — Davis residents who model how to incorporate sustainable practices into their work, civic and everyday lives. Acting out of personal conviction, they are just doing “the right thing” for themselves, the community and the planet.
The Cool Davis Climate Solution Awards go to local businesses, groups or organizations for exemplary efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As they model ways to reduce their environmental impact, they become leaders in creating options to conserve resources, reduce fossil fuel dependence and stabilize the climate.
In its efforts to work with the community on greenhouse gas emission reduction and sustainability issues, Cool Davis focuses ... Continue Reading