National Awards West Midlands North West Wales South West South East London East of England East Midlands Yorkshire North East Scotland
strapline graphic

2018 National Energy Efficiency Awards

Awards Ceremony:Friday, 7th September 2018
to be confirmed, Birmingham
Application Deadline:31st July 2018
Booking Hotline: 01691 650 390
In Association With Logo for Headline Sponsor

Award Category

National Fuel Poverty & Vulnerable Customer Support Campaigner of the Year

sponsored by

Criteria

Nominations for this award are open to any individual or organisation that meets the following criteria:-

The nominee must be actively engaged in addressing the issue of Fuel Poverty or Vulnerable Customer Support in the UK

The nominee must have worked on campaigns tackling issues with customer vulnerability or fuel poverty within the period between January 2016 and March 2017

Work carried out on on-going campaigns in previous years may be used as additional supporting information for nomination, but only work carried out within the period is eligible for inclusion in the main nomination statement.

Nominees must provide a clear nomination statement outlining what sets them apart within their field, and demonstrating clear improvements their campaigning has made to the lives of people suffering from fuel poverty.

The nominee must be able to provide evidence of a client who is willing to endorse their work with a favourable testimonial statement.

Judges will consider the nature, scale and scope of the campaigning work undertaken, and a special emphasis will be placed on any successful integration of any National or Local Government Energy Efficiency schemes within the nominee's campaigns.

The judges will also look at:
- the impact their campaigns have had within the local community.
- what their customers and local community have to say about the nominee
- what level of expertise the nominee has

Nominees

The following have been nominated for consideration for this award:-

Previous Winner

The previous winner of this award in 2017 was

Energy Projects Plusnominated by Energy Projects Plus about to collect Fuel Poverty Campaigner of the Year Award from Northern Gas and Sir Lenny Henry
The Judges said
The wide range of projects which address fuel poverty in multiple ways; through home assessments and advice; installations and access to grants; tariff switching; awareness raising of additional support, and battery storage funding, all set this application apart
Second: The Highland CouncilThird: Health and Innovation Programme