The awards regard remarkable innovation in energy efficiency and renewables respecting the habits or technological manners to contribute to a more sustainable Europe. For example, the awards reward public and non-profit organisations taking exemplary initiatives in energy efficiency or use of renewables, forward-thinking businesses which are exemplary in their production or use of energy or the nominee which best captures the public imagination.
The evaluation criteria is threefold: excellence in their area and innovation; measurable impact and contribution to the EU’s sustainable energy objectives; and replication potential and social acceptance.
The competitors has to propose a innovation with a long-term impact which the project coordinator must be based in the EU28 or in one of the following countries: Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Israel, Moldova, Switzerland, Faroe Islands and Ukraine.
Deadline: 22 February 2016
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Source: Sustainable energy Week Awards