Energy Globe Award 2008 - World Award for Sustainability

The ENERGY GLOBE is awarded to projects from all over the world which make careful and economical use of resources and employ alternative energy sources.

Category Award
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage
Genre Sustainability
Country Austria
RegDeadline 21 July 2008 GoogleCal iCal
21 July 2008 (Must be Postmarked ro Email)
Eligibility All

"It is our duty and responsibility to assure that our young people will have an intact environment tomorrow." With these words Wolfgang Neumann launched the World ENERGY GLOBE Award for Sustainability in 1999, today’s most prominent and prestigious environmental prize.
From all over the world, projects are showcased that conserve and protect our resources or that employ renewable energy. The goal is to present successful sustainable projects to a broad audience, for many of our environmental problems already have good, feasible solutions. Each year some 800 projects and initiatives from all over the world are submitted to compete for the award in the categories Earth, Fire, Water, Air and Youth.

Peter Alan Nelson (Reserve Environmental Manager, Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme, South Africa)
Don Baker (President, Center for Sustainability & Economic Growth, California)
Maneka Gandhi (Chairwoman of the international jury)
Corin Millais (CEO, The Climate Institute, Sydney)
Arthouros Zervos (President, European Renewable Energy Council)

Winners in each category :10.000 Euro
Winners are also presented a 17 kg bronze statue and a certificate.The winning projects are presented at a tv gala, which is broadcast by international TV stations reaching 2.5 billion households.

Entry Fee

The duly completed application form, a general project description summarizing the purpose, objectives and accomplishments of the program/project including a time schedule of the project implementation (max. 2 pages). Documentations such as photos, posters, books, flyers, publications, videos, CDs, DVDs, and website.
More details see on the application form.

Submission Address
in digital form to:
or a hardcopy of it to:
Mühlbach 7
4801 Traunkichen
Austria, Europe

Past winners

Energy Globe

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