awards - competitions

Do you manage an outstanding sustainable energy project? Are you involved in eco-innovation and currently implementing initiatives in the field of energy efficiency, clean transport or the production of renewable energy?Whether a public or private actor, you can compete for energy awards designed to highlight the successes of the most outstanding, ambitious and innovative sustainable energy projects in Europe.
Post date: 14 Dec 2011
Type: News

"We are very pleased with the award this extraordinary building has received. We see the West Arcade as a symbol that demonstrates how it is possible to combine very high energy efficiency with impressive architecture", said Dr Ulrich Schröder, Chief Executive Office of KfW Bankengruppe. "KfW not only actively promotes energy efficiency but also practices responsible management of the environment and climate in our own buildings. All the better that we also receive a prize for these efforts."
Post date: 11 Nov 2011
Type: News

The Smart-e Buildings campaign aims to mobilise Europeans through an interactive web portal linked to the main social networks like Twitter and Facebook. The portal thus acts as a platform, providing building owners and users, guidance into the world of energy efficient buildings.  For more information please click directly on the following web portal
Post date: 28 Oct 2011
Type: News

Competing teams are challenged with designing a building including three economical, energy efficient and attractive dwellings for three families. Through the creative use of active and passive solar technologies, among other sustainable solutions, contestants must create a design project with the potential for development into a net-zero building.Designs must meet the following criteria: 1. Include three connected residences for families of two, four and six members, respectively;
Post date: 31 Aug 2011
Type: News

The Prize also aims to reward original and innovative ideas and pedagogical methods promoting sustainable principles and practices in curricula of higher education. For further information on the EDUCATE Prize please visit or send an email to
Post date: 26 Jul 2011
Type: News

The IEE project "Young Energy People" won the prestigious Ashden Sustainable Energy Award 2011 in the category of school energy projects. To date, more than 700 pupils witness and observe energy saving measures being implemented at their schools. The innovative project turns young people into committed ambassadors for a better use of energy. 
Post date: 30 Jun 2011
Type: News

Winner Renovation of Multi-family Buildings:  Retrofitting for the Future (Bulgaria) Working together for a change, the UN Development Programme and municipal authorities have convinced homeowners in large residential blocks to implement energy-efficiency building renovation. NomineesHarlequin 1 Sustainable Broadcasting Centre by British Sky Broadcasting Ltd (United Kingdom)
Post date: 6 Jun 2011
Type: News

The aim of the award which is initiated by Berliner Energieagentur is to show the increasing importance of private Energy Service Companies (ESCO) in reaching climate protection and energy efficiency targets. The Media Award honours the performance of engaged journalists who popularise and illustrate the subject of energy services to the large public and specialized audience and, hence, contributed to its stronger dissemination.
Post date: 14 Mar 2011
Type: News

Are you a forerunner for energy services in Europe?  We are searching for the Best! Are you an innovative energy service provider, have you promoted energy services in a remarkable way or have you been successful in implementing an outstanding energy service project? Apply now for the European Energy Service Award 2010!
Post date: 4 Feb 2011
Type: News

Post date: 22 Dec 2010
Type: Link