TUPELO — The Tennessee Valley Authority has honored regional businesses, local power distributors and other local leaders for exceptional leadership and participation in TVA’s Green Power Switch renewable energy program in 2012.
Green Power Switch Leadership Awards were presented in 13 categories in a special ceremony in Gatlinburg, Tenn.
Launched in 2000, Green Power Switch gives consumers and businesses a way to support renewable energy by purchasing 150-kilowatt blocks of TVA green power through their local power company.
DayBrite Lighting in Tupelo received Innovator of the Year – Energy Efficiency. It was the only Mississippi-based entity to win an award.