Gold Level Environmental Certification
The National School Transportation Association awarded Dean Transportation with Gold Level Green Fleet Certification on January 18, 2010. Dean Transportation was recognized with Gold Level Green Fleet Certification for its efforts in working towards a cleaner environment through use of technology and environmentally responsible practices.
The NSTA Green Fleet Certification Program is endorsed by the EPA's Clean School Bus USA Program.
Corporate Clean Transportation Leadership Award
Dean Transportation was awarded the 2009 Corporate Clean Transportation Leadership Award at the 2009 Michigan Clean Transportation Expo and Award. The Corporate Clean Transportation Leadership award is given in recognition of a corporation operating in Michigan that has demonstrated a commitment to clean transportation through its products, community, leadership and innovative programs.
Clean Energy Coalition, Greater Lansing Area Clean Cities Coalition, NextEnergy's Detroit Area Clean Cities Coalition and West Michigan Clean Cities Coalition presented the award for leadership in reducing petroleum dependence and improving air quality.