Congratulations to the 2014 winners of the Zayed Future Energy Prize
The winners of the Zayed Future Energy Prize 2014 were announced during the awards ceremony on January 20, 2014.
ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies. ABB's solutions help utilities and industries around the world to improve operating performance while saving energy and lowering environmental impact.Read more >>
With a staff of 1,300, Fraunhofer ISE is the largest solar energy research institute in Europe. The work at the institute ranges from the investigation of scientific and technological fundamentals for solar energy applications, through the development of production technology and prototypes, to the construction of demonstration systems.Read more >>
Abellon CleanEnergy is a for-profit company founded in 2008 by Aditya Handa. Its principal activity is the manufacture and sale of biomass pellets made from agricultural and sawmill residues. The agricultural residues are sourced from local farmers, in partnership with Poornakumbha, an NGO established by Abellon in 2008.Read more >>
Mr Wang Chuan-fu is the founder, chairman, executive director and president of the China-based BYD Co Ltd.Read more >>
Bronx Design & Construction Academy (BDCA) is home to the first approved public school green roof in New York City. The ninth grade Ecology class and after-school Green Science Club use the green roof to investigate and develop environmentally sustainable practices.Read more >>
One of four high schools in a small town about 150 miles from Bucharest, the school’s historic main building was built in 1846 and is protected.Read more >>
The schools, Maula and Sanga, are located in rural northern Malawi, a poor region without a municipal electricity grid. Its inhabitants spend a high proportion of their income on paraffin and torch batteries. Due to their lack of familiarity with renewable technologies and concerns about its maintenance, local people are still reluctant to invest in solar power.Read more >>
Kalkeri-Sangeet-Vidyalaya (Kalkeri-Music-School) empowers children from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds to realise their full potential for a better life. This is done through a comprehensive academic and music program undertaken in a peaceful rural residential setting in Karnataka, India.
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Tonga high school has an on-going recycling programme and has been involved in national competitions about climate change and renewable energy.Read more >>