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Awards Archive

Welcome to RPU's awards and achievements archive. Here you will find most of our archived awards. For our most recent awards, please view awards & recognition.

 


 

2013

  • Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals - Gold Hermes Creative Awards, 2011-2012 Financial Report
  • Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals - Hermes Creative Awards, Green Power Report
  • California Association of Public Information Officers - Award of Merit, Tree Power campaign
  • California Association of Public Information Officers - Award of Excellence, Lighting has Evolved magazine ad
  • League of American Communications Professionals - Inspire Awards, RPUNews employee newsletter
  • California Association for Local Economic Development - Award of Merit, Small Business Direct Installation Program
  • National Association of Government Communicators - Blue Pencil & Gold Screen Awards, Lighting has Evolved magazine ad
  • National Association of Government Communicators - Blue Pencil & Gold Screen Awards, RPUNews employee newsletter
  • American Public Power Association -DEED Energy Innovator Award, In-Pipe water turbine pilot project
  • Telly Awards - Bronze winner, Superform video profile
  • 19th Annual The Communicator Awards - Silver Award of Distinction, The Green Power Report: Interview with Bloomberg’s Curtis Ravenel
  • 19th Annual The Communicator Awards - Silver Award of Distinction, Superform video profile
  • 19th Annual The Communicator Awards – Gold Award of Distinction, Green Riverside display ads
  • 19th Annual The Communicator Awards – Gold Award of Distinction, Lighting has Evolved magazine ad
  • American Advertising Federation - Silver ADDY, 2011-2012 Financial Report
  • American Advertising Federation - Silver ADDY, Lighting has Evolved magazine blow-in
  • American Advertising Federation - Silver ADDY, Green Action Plan
  • American Advertising Federation – Bronze ADDY, Safe In Our Arms Strategic Plan 2010-2015
  • Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals – Gold AVA Digital Award, GreenRiverside.com
  • Orange County Engineering Council Awards - Engineering Project Achievement Award, Evans Reservoir Replacement Project
  • California Municipal Utilities Association - 2013 Resource Efficiency & Community Service Awards, Whole House Rebate Program
  • California Municipal Utilities Association - 2013 Resource Efficiency & Community Service Awards, Green Power Report

 

2012

  • Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals - MarCom Awards, The Green Power Report
  • Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals - MarCom Awards, Power Partners campaign
  • Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals - MarCom Awards, Business incentives booklet
  • Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals - MarCom Awards, Lighting has Evolved
  • American Public Power Association - Annual Report Contest, Financial Report 2010-2011
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, GreenRiverside.com
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, RPUNews
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, Financial Report 2010-2011
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, Tree Power campaign
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, Safe in Our Arms: 2010-2015
  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Awards, Green Leadership Summit
  • The International Davey Awards - GreenRiverside.com
  • The International Davey Awards - Tree Power radio commercial
  • The International Davey Awards - Safe In Our Arms: 2010-2015
  • The International Davey Awards - Chamber Mouse Pad print
  • The International Davey Awards - GreenRiverside.com
  • League of American Communications Professionals - Spotlight Awards, Power Partner video
  • W3 Awards - GreenRiverside.com
  • W3 Awards - Viral video: January 2012 Back of the Bill
  • IEDC Excellence in Economic Development Awards – RPU’s business incentives brochure
  • IEDC Excellence in Economic Development Awards – Economic Development and Business Retention Electric Rate Program
  • Videographer Awards - Award of Distinction, GreenRiverside.com video
  • Videographer Awards - Award of Distinction, January 2012 Back of the Bill
  • The Communicator Award - Award of Distinction, GreenRiverside.com
  • California Association for Local Economic Development (CALED) - Awards of Excellence Program, Economic Development and Business Retention rates, Economic Development Programs
  • California Green Communities Challenge - Silver, sustainability programs
  • American Public Power Association, Reliable Public Power Provider - Reliability, safety, workforce development and system improvement
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, 100 Green Milestones
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, 10,000 Trees
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, Financial Annual Report
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, Water Quality Annual Report
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, RPU employee newsletter
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, Riverside Energy Resource Center Units 3 & 4 dedication ceremony
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Bronze ADDY Award, GreenRiverside.com
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Silver ADDY Award, GreenRiverside.com promotional campaign
  • Inland Empire Ad Club/American Advertising Federation - Silver ADDY Award, vehicle wrap on Chevy Volt

 

2011

  • Public Relations Society of America - Polaris Award, 2010 Financial Report; Capella Award, 100 Green Milestones Campaign
  • California Municipal Utilities Association (CMUA) - Best Management Practices Award, Precision Sprinkler Nozzles Water Conservation Program
  • American Advertising Federation-Inland Empire (AAF-IE) – 4 Silver ADDY Awards, and 2 Bronze ADDY Awards for Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations excellence
  • CA Association for Local Economic Development – Award of Merit, Environmental and Economic Effectiveness Effort (E4) Plan
  • Association of Marketing & Communications Professionals (AMCP) – 2 Gold Communitas Awards
  • Association of Marketing & Communications Professionals – Platinum Award, Leadership in Community Service & Corporate Responsibility Award
  • Arbor Day Foundation – Tree Line City USA Designation
  • American Water Works Association (AWWA) – Outstanding Energy Management Award, In Line Turbine System
  • American Public Power Association (APPA) – Platinum Award, Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) Designation
  • AAF- IE – 2 Silver, 9 Bronze ADDY Awards for Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations

 

2010

  • APPA – Customer Service Award, Community Education Program
  • AMCP – Gold Marcom Award, Green Riverside Press Kit
  • AMCP Videographer Awards – Excellence Award, RPU Excellence in Innovation Video
  • AMCP Hermes Creative Awards – Gold Award, Green Power Report Radio Show
  • Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Awards – 2 Polaris Awards, 3 Capella Awards for Customer Communication, Marketing, and Advertising
  • Frontier Foundation Award – Environmental Stewardship Award
  • Center for Digital Government – Digital Government Achievement Award, Best Government to Citizen Website – GreenRiverside.com
  • U.S. Department of Energy – Annual Award for Sustainable Development
  • Design-Build Institute of America – Best Project In Water Industry, JW North Treatment Plant
  • International Awards for Livable Communities – Silver Whole City Award
  • International Davey Awards – Gold Award, Green Riverside Press Kit; Silver Award, Insulation Situation Video

 

2009

  • AMWA – Gold Award for Exceptional Utility Performance
  • CMUA – Community Service/Resource Efficiency Award, BlueRiverside.com website
  • AAF-IE – 10 Silver ADDY Awards, 2 Bronze ADDY Awards, for Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations efforts
  • PRSA – Polaris Award, J.W. North Water Treatment Plant Grand Opening
  • AMCP – 2 Platinum MarCom Awards, 1 Gold MarCom Award for Marketing & Communications efforts
  • Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce – Iron Eyes Cody Award, RPU Board Member Justin Scott Coe
  • AWWA – Gold Award for Exceptional Water Utility Performance

 

2008

  • AAF-IE – 2 Silver ADDY Awards, 7 Bronze ADDY Awards for Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations efforts
  • PRSA – Polaris Award, Corporate Re-Branding; Capella Award, Overall Public Relations Program
  • APPA – Platinum Award, Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3) Designation
  • AMCP Hermes Creative Awards – Gold Award, Green Power Campaign; Gold Award, Water Quality Annual Report
  • CMUA – Silver Community Service/Resource Efficiency Award, BlueRiverside.com
  • CMUA – Community Service Award, Green Power Report Radio Show

 

2007

  • CMUA – Innovative Use of Public Benefits Funds Award, Grease to Gas Pilot Program
  • APPA – Golden Tree Award, For Planting One Tree for 100,000 Metered Electric Customers
  • APPA – Energy Innovator Award, Grease to Gas Program
  • APPA –Demonstration of Energy Efficient Developments (DEED) Award
  • League of California Cities – Helen Putnam Award, Grease to Gas program
  • League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) - Gold & Bronze Awards Top 50 Publications, Green Power Report; Community Benefits Report
  • Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) – Award for Solar Business Achievement