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The most innovative sustainability projects of 2020

See all the honorees of Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards in the Sustainability category.

The most innovative sustainability projects of 2020

Winner

[Photo: Ivar Kvaal/courtesy Snøhetta]
Powerhouse Brattørkaia
Snøhetta
The world’s northernmost energy-positive building, located in Trondheim, Norway, which produces more than twice as much electricity as it consumes on average every day

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Finalists

[Photo: MIT Media Lab]
Aguahoja II
The Mediated Matter Group, MIT Media Lab

[Photo: Laurian Ghinitoiu/courtesy Bjarke Ingels Group]
Amager Resource Center
Bjarke Ingels Group

[Photo: Allbirds]
The Dasher
Allbirds

[Photo: courtesy Andrea Ling]
Design by Decay, Decay by Design
Design by Decay, Andrea Ling

[Photo: Sabai]
The Essential Collection
Sabai

[Photo: Google]
Google Nest Mini
Google

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[Photo: The Ocean Cleanup]
The Interceptor
The Ocean Cleanup

[Photo: Marimekko]
Marimekko Spinnova printed-clothing collaboration
Marimekko and Spinnova

[Photo: Mohawk]
Mohawk Continuum Process
Mohawk Flooring

[Photo: Barber Osgerby]
On & On Collection
Barber Osgerby

[Photo: Sweetgreen]
PFAS-free compostable bowls
Sweetgreen and Footprint

[Image: Field Operations]
South Bay Sponge
James Corner Field Operations

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Honorable Mentions

[Photo: Point Line Plane]
BatBnB
Point Line Plane

[Photo: Gantenhammer]
Belle Vie disposable tableware from sugarcane
Gantenhammer

[Photo: United by Blue]
The Bison Ultralight
United by Blue

[Photo: Perkins and Will]
Canada’s Earth Tower
Perkins and Will

[Photo: Converse]
Converse Renew
Converse

[Photo: Hypergiant]
Eos Bioreactor
Hypergiant

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[Photo: Pangaia]
Flwrdwn
Pangaia

[Photo: Adidas]
Futurecraft.Loop Generation 2
Adidas

[Photo: MIT]
Growing Islands
Self-Assembly Lab, MIT

[Photo: Cariuma]
Ibi
Cariuma

[Photo: Infarm]
Infarm Kroger partnership
Infarm

[Photo: WhiteGrey]
Living Seawall
WhiteGrey

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[Photo: Lumi]
Lumi ID
Lumi

[Photo: Nebia]
Nebia by Moen
Nebia

[Photo: Nike]
Nike Space Hippie
Nike

[Photo: Procter & Gamble]
Oral-B Clic
Procter & Gamble

[Photo: Dell]
Pollution Ink
Dell Technologies

[Photo: WRNS Studio]
Sonoma Academy’s Janet Durgin Guild and Commons
WRNS Studio

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[Photo: Takt]
Takt
Takt

[Photo: Thousand Fell]
Thousand Fell circular sneakers
Thousand Fell

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