This year, SGA received 2,065 votes for 68 submissions and your votes have narrowed the finalists down to the top three in each category. Reaching this stage in the process is a testament to the outstanding contribution these companies are making to the natural gas industry as a whole.
Winners will be chosen by the Board of Directors and announced in person in St. Louis, June 13-15 at Natural Gas Connect.
Below the finalists are listed by category, in no particular order. Stay tuned in the coming weeks as we share more about their top-rated submissions.
Recognizing companies who go the extra mile in service and outreach to their communities.
Atmos Energy Fueling Safe and Thriving Communities: Promoting Childhood Literacy
Atmos Energy Week of Giving
Boardwalk Pipelines Boardwalk Scholarship Program and Education Grant Program
Recognizing companies whose communications response improves corporate effectiveness.
Artera Services Safe Driving Campaign
Atmos Energy Nonprofit Spotlight
Boardwalk Pipelines Coffee With Stan
Recognizing successes in emergency management response.
Clearwater 1st Responder Emergency Response Education Initiative
Atmos Energy Emergency Preparedness Tabletop Exercises
Xcel Energy Xcel Energy Marshall Fire Emergency Response – Boulder, Colorado
Hydro-X Louisiana Restoration Project
Recognizing individuals or workgroups who have developed innovative processes or programs.
Dual Drive Technologies Reduction of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions using Hybrid Gas Compression without straining the electric power grid
Duke Energy PAR tool for Emission Control for Duke Energy Natural Gas Business Unit
ONE Gas Engineering Innovation
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Hydrogen Blending Program
Recognizing companies leading the charge to accelerate ESG and deliver quantifiable results.
Atmos Energy Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Homes Built in Partnership with Habitat for Humanity
Camfil Power Systems Gas Turbine Carbon Intensity Reduction
Southern Company Gas Southern Company Gas – Next Generation Natural Gas Initiative (NextGenGas)
CenterPoint Energy Cross-Compression
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Inaugural Sustainability Report & ESG Organizational Structure
Recognizing companies whose safety and health initiatives have benefited employee and customer well-being.
Enstor Gas, LLC Pandemic Plan
Enstor Gas, LLC Safety Incentive Program (SIP)
Summit Utilities Video: Summit Utilities Parking Safety and Completing a 360-Degree Walk Around
Atmos Energy Pipeline Integrity Management (PIM) program
Atmos Energy Virtual Training