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 2017 and March 2018
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
The following have been nominated for consideration for this award:-
The winner of this award wasNational Energy Action/Warm Zones C.I.C.