The Ashden Awards uncover the most exciting sustainable energy enterprises from across the globe, which are leading the way in increasing the poor’s access to energy and tackling climate change. Entry to the awards is free in the following categories:
– Sustainable energy that helps reduce deforestation in tropical forests.
– Innovative financial mechanisms for sustainable energy.
– Increasing access to sustainable energy.
– Sustainable energy in humanitarian aid or reconstruction programmes.
Entries close on 23 October 2012 and in addition to prize money, Ashden also offers a package of benefits including tailored support to help organisations scale up; a global platform to promote their work; national media exposure; a short film about their work; as well as introductions to policymakers, potential funders and investors.
For more information, visit: www.ashdenawards.org/international_awards