Citizens’ Award 2020

The EU Sustainable Energy Awards' competition recognised the year’s top sustainable energy projects in the categories of Engagement, Innovation and Youth.

Below you will find 9 projects that were shortlisted in 2020 to compete for the Citizens’ Award.

Community-based Virtual Power Plant (cVPP)

Engagement
Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Putting communities in charge of their local renewable energy generation

CLEAR 2.0

Engagement
Brussels, Belgium

Connecting consumers to renewables

Friendly Bill - All about your electricity bill

Engagement
Lisbon, Portugal

Helping citizens understand their energy bills

D2T2 – Direct Drive Tidal Turbine

Innovation
Dublin, Ireland

Europe’s breakthrough technology in tidal energy

iBRoad – Individual Building (Renovation) Roadmaps

Innovation
Athens, Greece

Renovating homes: easy and efficient for every homeowner

REMOTE - Remote area Energy supply with Multiple Options for integrated hydrogen-based TEchnologies

Innovation
Torino, Italy

Energy security in challenging locations

Youth Employment Network for Energy Sustainability in Islands (YENESIS)

Youth
Nicosia, Cyprus

Creating sustainable work opportunities on Europe’s islands

Weltfairsteher

Youth
Bamberg, Germany

Education is the key to a sustainable future

Fair (FER) solutions for better community

Youth
Zagreb, Croatia

New knowledge and skills to tackle energy poverty