National Energy Efficiency Awards 2024

National Renewable Heat Project of the Year

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Award Category Description

This 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 or similar schemes.


Nominations for this award are open to any commercial or domestic project that meets the following criteria: It must involve types of energy efficiency measures recognised as providing renewable heat. That would include, for example, Heat Pumps, Solar Water Heating and biomass systems. All contractors working on the project must be fully qualified. A clear nomination statement is required, outlining what sets them apart in their field and demonstrating actual energy savings achieved. Customer testimonials and community impact statements are essential. 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; and - what level of expertise the project management and delivery team has in delivering this type of project.

Nominees for this award



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Previous Winner

The current holder of this award is

Prize being presented to Thurrock Councils Heat Decarbonisation Scheme
National Energy Efficiency awards 2023
Thurrock Councils Heat Decarbonisation Scheme

by Kensa Contracting Ltd/Thurrock Council

they were nominated by Kensa Contracting Ltd

The project reduced fuel bills by over 50% for most households, mitigating fuel poverty and shielding residents from rising energy prices. It helped 273 households at risk of Fuel Poverty, and struggling due to COL, to reduce bills whilst saving CO2.
The Judges
Also recognised were
Second: Retrofit Air Source Heat Pump Installation using Hybrid Air Source Heat Pumps
Third: Sustainable Warmth Scheme with Hartlepool Borough Council