awards - competitions

“By engaging America's students at a young age to apply the math and science skills they're learning at school to our energy challenges, the Obama Administration is working to ensure that these bright minds have the tools they need to lead our nation's clean energy future," said Secretary Chu. "America's Home Energy Education Challenge is helping to unleash the ingenuity, creativity, and drive from these inspiring students to demonstrate simple ways that families and businesses can reduce energy use and save money through energy efficiency."
Post date: 28 Mag 2012
Type: News

GreenBuilding promotes improved energy efficiency through several measures such as thermal insulation, efficient heating and cooling, intelligent control systems and solar panels. The programme currently has 364 partners with 616 buildings, which achieved energy savings of 514 000 MWh in 2011. The winners are awarded in both new and refurbished buildings categories.GreenLight, which promotes highly efficient lighting, has currently 710 partners, who achieved total energy savings of 304 000 MWh in 2011.
Post date: 20 Apr 2012
Type: News

The UK Technology Strategy Board will be funding individual companies and other organisations responsible for buildings for the total cost of evaluating the performance of case study buildings they design, build, own and/or operate. This will help builders and developers to deliver more efficient, better performing buildings.
Post date: 20 Apr 2012
Type: News

The competition has been organised in cooperation with the German Association of Towns and Municipalities (DStGB) and the Association of German Counties, two municipal umbrella organisations. The German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi) is subsidising the competition.
Post date: 6 Mar 2012
Type: News

The Sustainable Energy Europe Awards were launched by the European Commission in 2005 and provide an invaluable opportunity to highlight the successes of the most outstanding and innovative projects in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy. For this 6th edition, projects can be submitted in five categories: ► Communicating: ► Consuming: ► Learning: ► Living: Projects aiming at making buildings more energy-efficient or integrating the on-site generation of renewable energy. ► Travelling:
Post date: 15 Feb 2012
Type: Note

Topic 2012: "Modernisation with vision: Energy efficient conversions that meet the needs of all generations"Special award "Monument modernisation" (Modernisation of Historical Patrimony )Awards totalling EUR 30,000Application period through 3 March 2012 
Post date: 26 Gen 2012
Type: News

Der KfW-AwardAls einer der größten Förderer von privatem Wohneigentum in Deutschland hat die KfW im Jahr 2003 den Wettbewerb "Bauen und Wohnen" ins Leben gerufen. Ziel des Wettbewerbs ist es, Impulse zur Belebung des Wohneigentums zu geben sowie zukunftsweisende Trends in Deutschland aufzuzeigen.
Post date: 26 Gen 2012
Type: News

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 Dic 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