2019 Citizens' Award

The EU Sustainable Energy Awards' competition recognises the year's top sustainable energy projects in the categories of Engagement, Leadership, Innovation and Youth. 12 projects have been selected as finalists and you have voted to help one of them win the Citizens' Award! The winner will be revealed on June 18.

Elfwegentocht

Engagement
Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Travelling fossil-free in Friesland

Bardzour

Engagement
Le Port, La Réunion, France

An innovative response to island challenges

100% renewable energy is possible: The best practice case in the Swedish village Simris

Engagement
Simris, Sweden

A brave Swedish village combating climate change

E=0 & Transition Zero: create a mass market for net zero energy buildings retrofitting

Innovation
Paris, France

An affordable and convenient home upgrade

FORESEA (Funding Ocean Renewable Energy through Strategic European Action)

Innovation
Galway, Ireland

Harnessing the power of the ocean

HyBalance

Innovation
Hobro, Denmark

Hydrogen: the future for energy systems?

Avià for a Good Climate

Leadership
Avià, Spain

A village living the sustainable dream

SMARTER Finance for Families

Leadership
Bucharest, Romania

Affordable mortgages for green homes Investing in energy efficiency

Industrial Heat – A Climate Alliance of Aurubis and enercity

Leadership
Hamburg, Germany

A pioneering solution for heating cities

ClimACT

Youth
Lisbon, Portugal

Schools paving the way to low-carbon economy

Lessons about Heat

Youth
Warsaw, Poland

Children’s fairytales for energy efficiency

Students Achieving Valuable Energy Savings 2 (SAVES2)

Youth
Vilnius, Lithuania

Educating students about energy efficiency