Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows received recognition for Sustainable Slopes from the National Ski Areas Association
The Climate Advocacy achievement is given to ski areas that support climate policy and innovative solutions that further the transition to a clean energy economy. Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows was recognized in this area for actions including outreach to the EPA in opposition to weakening fuel economy standards, endorsement of the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act and community outreach around wildfire preparedness.
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows was recognized for Climate Action by tracking and reducing carbon emissions. Protect Our Winters “POW” Carpool Parking and the introduction of the app-based Mountaineer shuttle both contributed to emissions reductions