CATEGORIES AND CRITERIA
The Energy Saving Awards feature an array of expertly curated categories, designed to reflect and reward the very best from all corners of the sector.
Domestic Installation of the Year
The reward will go to the company behind any domestic refurbishment project that can be shown to have helped householders or tenants to reduce their energy consumption. Whether it involves the installation of a completely new heating system or an upgrade to an existing system, the winning project will need to demonstrate how it has enabled the users to save on energy while maintaining or enhancing their comfort levels.
Commercial Installation of the Year
The winning case study will be a commercial or industrial project that can be shown to have significantly reduced an organisation’s building or process energy use. Competition entries will need to demonstrate success in reducing energy consumption but also additional benefits.
Commercial Heating Product of the Year
To be awarded to the manufacturer or supplier of an innovative commercial heating product that will help energy managers to reduce an organisation’s heating bills. The winning product can be a complete system, individual unit or component, but entrants will need to demonstrate how it is more energy efficient than other similar products already on the market.
Domestic Ventilation Product of the Year
The importance of indoor air quality has been widely acknowledged in recent years, but an effective ventilation solution needs to improve IAQ without wasting energy. This award is open to any manufacturer or supplier of an innovative energy saving domestic ventilation product.
Commercial Ventilation Product of the year
Open to any manufacturer or supplier of an innovative energy saving ventilation product or system designed for commercial, industrial or public sector projects. The product should demonstrate a design for greater energy efficiency but also benefits in improved indoor air quality.
Water Saving Domestic Product of the Year
Sponsored by Navien
With the UK’s population growth and climate change likely to put an increasing strain on the country’s water supplies, this award will look to highlight any products or solutions that might help to reduce a household’s water usage. Entries are invited from manufacturers or suppliers of any innovative water saving product aimed at the domestic market.
Water Saving Commercial Product of the Year
To be awarded to the manufacturer or supplier of an innovative product for the commercial, industrial or public sector that can be shown to help users reduce their water usage and cut water bills.
Lighting Product of the Year
To be awarded to the manufacturer or supplier of a new energy efficient lighting product that helps to lower electricity bills without compromising on performance as well as helping improve light quality throughout a commercial, industrial or public sector building.
Special Recognition Award
To be awarded to an individual who has been most active within the energy efficiency industry over a period of many years helping to raise awareness about the importance of energy saving.
Energy Awareness Campaign of the Year
The winner of this award will have demonstrated that an energy-saving campaign has had a measurable effect on changing attitudes and behaviour.
District Energy Systems Project of the Year
With district energy and heat networks forming a key element of carbon reduction, the winning entry should demonstrate not only carbon and energy saving but also wider benefits to a business and commercial area or residential properties.
Education Sector Project of the Year
With the education sector under pressure to cut costs the winning entry will show how a school, college or university has saved money through an innovative use of technology and demonstrated how this could be applied to other similar institutions.
Hospital & Health Service Project of the Year
The National Health Service has a target of hitting net zero by 2045. The winning entry will be an innovative example of how this target can be met and show the way for other hospitals and health service looking to cut their energy use.
Energy Saving Influencer of the Year
Sponsored by PEGLER
The recipient of this award will be active in communicating energy saving ideas. The winner may have a high profile on social media platforms, be part of a commercial or public sector organisation or a leading light in a trade body or government department. Entries are invited from those who can provide examples of their engagement with their target audience, complete with calls to action and positive feedback.
Domestic Energy Saving Product of the Year
To be awarded to the manufacturer or supplier of an innovative domestic energy saving product that will help users save reduce their energy use. The winning product can be a complete system, individual unit or component, but entrants will need to show how it is more energy efficient than other similar products already on the market.
Smart Buildings Product of the Year
The smart buildings market is booming. The organisation winning this award will have to show that their product not only saves energy but also brings wider benefits to building occupants.