2013 Viser Awards
As part of the 12th Annual Southern BioProducts and Renewable Energy Conference, the Mississippi Biomass and Renewable Energy Council presented the first ever Sustainable Energy VISER (Visionary Leader) awards. These awards are presented to those individuals and groups who have made a large contribution to sustainable energy during the past year. Recipients for 2013 are Representative Angela Cockerham, the Mississippi Development Authority's Energy and Natural Resources Division, and the Mississippi Public Service Commission. From left to right: Dr. Randy Rousseau, Ms. Katherine Collier (Counsel for the Mississippi Public Service Commission), Commissioner Brandon Presley, and Dr. Sumesh Arora.