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2018 National Energy Efficiency Awards

Awards Ceremony:Friday, 7th September 2018
Hilton NEC Metropole Hotel, Birmingham
Entry Deadline: Awards Now Closed
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Award Category

National RHI Project of the Year

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The 2018 RHI Project of the Year Award recognises the efforts of all those involved in delivering a successful energy saving project, where new energy efficiency measures have been installed as part of the Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme.


Nominations for this award are open to any commercial or domestic project that meets the following criteria:-

The nominated project must involve types of energy efficiency measures eligible for inclusion in the government's RHI Scheme

All contractors working on the project must be fully qualified

Nominees must provide a clear nomination statement outlining what sets their project apart from other similar projects within the industry, and demonstrating clearly what energy savings can be achieved.

The nominee must be able to provide evidence of an end user / customer who has benefited from the project and who is willing to endorse the project with a favourable testimonial statement.

Judges will consider the nature, scale and scope of the work carried out, and a special emphasis will be placed on any successful integration of any National or Local Government Energy Efficiency schemes into the nominated project.

The judges will also look at:
- the impact the project has had within the community.
- what the customers and local community have to say about the project
- what level of expertise the project management and delivery team has in delivering this type of project.


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

TiptoeThe Biomass Hut Limited/Herz Boilersnominated by The Biomass Hut Limited
Caerfallen, Ruthinnominated by Hafod Renewable Energy
Windover Dairynominated by Bioplex Ltd
Thruxton Motorsport Visitor CentreH2-ecO Ltd/Daikin/Nu-Heat Underfloor Heatingnominated by H2-ecO Ltd
Ground Source Heat Pump Retrofit Project - Harrison CourtColchester Borough Homes/Ground Source Heat Colchester Ltdnominated by Colchester Borough Homes
The Anderton CentreAshwell Biomass/D'Alessandro Termomeccanicanominated by Ashwell Biomass
Channel Island Estate and Kettering Road Ground Source Heat Pump Schemenominated by ENGIE Regeneration
Flagship Group - Orchard Close, Norfolknominated by Finn Geotherm UK Ltd
East Midlands Air Source Heat Pump Projectemh homes/Mitsubishi/T&S Heatingnominated by Qore Energy Ltd
Cofton Holidaysnominated by Treco Ltd
The Lodge, MulbartonHeat Different/Viessmannnominated by Heat Different
Hinton EstateLewis Nicholls Associates Ltd/The Biomass Hut Ltd/Herz Boilersnominated by Lewis Nicholls Associates Ltd
University Hospital Ayr - Biomass Boiler & Containerised Plant Roomnominated by Alternative Heat
Flag Station FarmMitsubishi; Bavenhill Mechanics Company Limitednominated by Bavenhill Mechanics Company Limited
Mount PleasantHero Renewables Ltd/Robot Underfloor Heating/Hero Direct Ltd/MasterTherm UKnominated by Hero Renewables


The winner of this award was

Windover Dairynominated by Bioplex LtdBioplex collecting the 2018 RHI Project of the Year award for their Windover Dairy Project, from Sir Lenny Henry and sponsor the McDermott Group
The Judges said
"Innovative solutions to a complex project using complementary technologies.

A leading edge Biogas project improving the viability of the process and encouraging greater application of it"
Second: Flagship Group - Orchard Close, NorfolkThird: Thruxton Motorsport Visitor CentreSpecial Commendation: East Midlands Air Source Heat Pump ProjectSpecial Commendation: Flag Station FarmSpecial Commendation: The Lodge, MulbartonSpecial Commendation: Hinton EstateSpecial Commendation: Channel Island Estate and Kettering Road Ground Source Heat Pump Scheme