The ENERGY GLOBE Award was founded in 1999 by the Austrian energy pioneer Wolfgang Neumann and is one of today's most prestigious environmental awards. the Goal of the Award is to present successful sustainable projects to a broad audience, for many of our environmental problems already have good, feasible solutions. Projects which conserve and protect our resources or that employ renewable energy can participate.
The Energy Globe Award is today's largest platform for sustainability. This year over 100 countries had sent at total of 1051 entries.
The international jury, chaired by Maneka Gandhi, had evaluated all submissions and Empower Lanka was given the Energy Globe Award Sri Lanka!
The projects of all national Energy Globe winners including ours will be presented on 5 June, the UN's World Environment Day to a global public on www.EnergyGlobe.info .
The national Energy Globe winners will be awarded in the realm of a ceremony held in New Delhi, India.
Empower Lanka is the youngest group ever to win this award.