Current Awards

HMS Ferries – Gees Bend Ferry

This project involved replacement of five diesel engines used by the ferry with a fully battery-electric powered system.  The project is of national significance for the passenger vessel industry and serves as a model for companies and operators seeking cleaner alternatives to fossil fuels.  This battery electric technology eliminates 100% of the diesel emissions that …

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Middle Georgia Clean Air Coalition

Middle Georgia Clean Air Coalition (MGCAC) started out with a vision for cleaner air.  In 2003, two Middle Georgia counties were designated as non-attainment and one county designated as a contributor to that non-attainment. The non-attainment designation presented a big challenge for the local area.   With base realignments and closures occurring across the country, the …

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Norfolk Southern

In Georgia, Norfolk completed 41 total switcher locomotive conversions by replacing the old unregulated or TIER 0 locomotives with a combination of 25 Mother Eco Switcher Locomotives meeting TIER 3 and 16 slugs.  The Mother Eco Locomotives and Slugs are easily recognizable by the green wave. The slug provides electric tractive effort using power from …

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