European Geothermal Innovation Award

The European Geothermal Innovation Award

The European Geothermal Innovation Award is given to companies which have made an outstanding contribution towards the field of geothermal energy in the form of innovative products, scientific research or project initiatives.

The winner is announced at GeoTHERM Offenburg


Apply for the 2017 award

To make a nomination read the competition rules and download the application form.

Nominations should be sent to the EGEC secretariat at egia@egec.org by 7th January 2017

 

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The previous winners of the European Geothermal Innovation Award

2016: Exergy. Find out more here

2015: MijnWater. Find out more here

2014: BESTEC. Find out more here

About the European Geothermal Innovation Award

The European Geothermal Innovation Award is given to companies which have made an outstanding contribution towards the field of geothermal energy in the form of innovative products, scientific research or project initiatives.

A jury of five assesses submissions on grounds of originality, innovation, reliability, reduction of emissions and improvements in energy output.

At the end of January 2017, a five shortlisted candidates will be announced as endorsed nominations, with the overall winner announced during the award ceremony at GeoTHERM on 17th February.

Endorsed nominations and the award winner will be recognised for their outstanding work and impact on a growing and dynamic industry. The award will be an opportunity for industry peers to acknowledge excellence, and for the most exciting ideas to be widely publicised.

Following the presentation of the award at GeoTHERM, the winner will receive

-a half page profile in the EGEC newsletter
-a profile on the EGEC website
-press coverage
-the opportunity to present the idea at an EGEC event
-the right to use the award logo on their publications.

The European Geothermal Innovation Award 2016 is an initiative from The European Geothermal Energy Council in collaboration with Messe Offenburg, organisers of the GeoTHERM fair and congress.

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The 2017 Jury:

will be announced soon.

Timeline

25th October 2016 Nominations Open
7th January 2017 Closing date for nominations
Late January 2017 Five shortlisted candidates will be announced as ‘endorsed nominations’
17 February 2017 overall winner announced during the award ceremony at GeoTHERM.