Gala event held on first day of renewable energy show
5 October, 2012 – London: Hosted at microgen 2012, the Micropower Council Awards 2012 will reward the achievements of organisations and individuals that have delivered an exceptional impact to the microgeneration industry. Over 100 VIP guests will attend the invite-only black-tie awards gala dinner.
Sponsored by EDF Energy, the competition includes categories such as Consumer Awareness Campaign of the Year, Innovation of the Year, Installer of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year, Microgen Champion of the Year (individuals), Residential Project of the Year, Connecting Communities Award and Political Leadership Award. Tom Higgins, Communications Manager, Micropower Council, commented: "With its diverse range of categories and high level of participation, the Micropower Council Awards are a unique way of celebrating industry successes over the past year."
microgen, a show serving small-scale (sub-50kW) power producers, is co-located with the UK’s largest bioenergy show ebec. Both shows are part of nextgen, which has become the UK’s fastest growing event showcasing emerging renewable energy technologies held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire between 10-11 October. Last year, the event attracted over 3,000 visitors and 200 exhibitors. Lucy Pitt, group marketing manager of Nextgen Media, said: "We are looking forward to hosting the Micropower Council Awards at microgen. It is fantastic that we are able to celebrate such innovation within
the industry at our event." "The calibre of the finalists shortlisted this year reflects the innovative and excellence delivered by individuals, businesses and
local authorities across the UK," added Tom Higgins.
Visit http://bit.ly/RB66n0 for shortlist of finalists.