National Awards/Rwanda 2010

Winners of the national (=country)
awards at the ceremony in Rwanda.

For this year's ENERGY GLOBE, more than 800 projects were submitted from 105 nations. Among those that fulfilled the demands of the ENERGY GLOBE jury the best project from each nation was honored with a National ENERGY GLOBE Award.

More details about the national winners and the projects are available at the project data base.

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Albania:
Applicant: UK Pogradec
Project: Water supply and wastewater management project Pogradec

Argentinia:
Applicant: Ciudadanía Solidaria
Project: Sustainable develop from the School

Armenia:
Applicant: Yerevan State University, Department of Geology
Project: Power-technological use of solid fuel in Armenia

Australia:
Applicant: Biomimetic Technology Ltd
Project: Sustainable low carbon non-toxic, biodegradable flame retardant technology

Austria:
Applicant: Helioz GmbH
Project: WADI – Water for life

Bangladesh:
Applicant: Shobuj Angira Foundation
Project: Project Solar - Multi User Solar System

Belgium:
Applicant: European Water Partnership (EWP)
Project: Aquawareness − The European Water Awareness and Water Stewardship Program

Bolivia:
Applicant: GTZ - PROAGRO, Componente Acceso a Servicios Energéticos
Project: Solar energy for social infrastructure in Bolivian rural areas

Bosnia and Herzegovina:
Applicant: TURBINA IPD
Project: Wind energy for everyone

Brazil:
Applicant: ENDESA S.A.
Project: Ecoelce

Bulgaria:
Applicant: University of Architecture Civil Eng. And Geodesy
Project:  Hydro power plant operation forecasting analysis of runoff for reservoir refulation of dams and weirs

Burundi:
Applicant: Collectif National pour le Développement Humanitaire CNDH
Project: Clean up the World activities,water sanitation and trees for the town project

Cameroon:
Applicant: Philanthropic Organisatio for Development Cooperation (PHODEC)
Project: Greenhouse Gas Reduction in Southwestern parts of Cameroon

Canada:
Applicant: RETScreen International
Project: RETScreen Clean Energy Project Analysis Software

China:
Applicant: Initiative Développement
Project: When water brings economic opportunities, education, hygiene and health to China

Colombia:
Applicant: Fundación Amigos del Chocó
Project: Oro Verde

Czech Republic:
Applicant: Moravian-Silesian Region − Regional Authority
Project: Preservation of alluvial forest habitats in the Morávka river basin

Democratic Republic of the Congo:
Applicant: WDL-WasserdienstleistungsGmbH
Project: Water Drop

Denmark:
Applicant: Agency for Spatial and Environmental Planning
Project: BALANCE

DPR Korea:
Applicant: Pyongyang International Information Centre For New Technology (PIINTEC)
Project: Rural Energy & Set-up of the Demonstration Site in Clean Environment

Ecuador:
Applicant: WORLD WILDLIFE FUND, INC.
Project: Waste Management and Recycling Project on Santa Cruz Island

El Salvador:
Applicant: La Geo, S.A. de C.V.
Project: RECARDA A LOS MANTOS ACUÍFEROS

Estonia:
Applicant: crystalsol
Project: Monokornmembran Photovoltaikmodul

Federated States of Micronesia
Applicant: Micronesia Eco Corporation
Project: Kosrae and the recycling activity

Fiji:
Applicant: Japan Automotive Recycelers, JARA
Project: Undertaking Derelict ELV (End of life vehicle) Recycling

France:
Applicant: Energie-Cités
Project: SESAC − Sustainable Energy Systems in Advanced Cities

Georgia:
Applicant: International Center for Environmental Research
Project: Virtual Environment for Children

Germany:
Applicant: HelioTech Türk GmbH
Project: HelioTech water treatment system

Greece:
Applicant: AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS
Project: Development of an economically viable process for the integrated management via utilization of winemaking industry waste

Guatemala:
Applicant: Volunteer Peten
Project: School of Natural Resouces

India:
Applicant: Sustainable Innovations
Project: Aakash Ganga − River from Sky

Indonesia:
Applicant: Sahabat Alam
Project: Electric Generator Water Reel − a clean, environmentfriendly, green, renewable, sustainable energy for:Cilulumpang − a dream comes true

Iran:
Applicant: Waste Management Organization of Shiraz Municipality
Project: Shiraz landfill biogas fueled powerplant

Ireland:
Applicant: COILLTE
Project: Restoring Priority Woodland Habitats in Ireland

Italy:
Applicant: University of Cagliari, Italy
Project: HyMeC

Kenya:
Applicant: UniquEco Designs − the (Flipflop) Recycling Co
Project: UniquEco − The (Flipflop) Recycling Co

Laos:
Applicant: Sunlabob Renewable Energy Co., Ltd.
Project: Implementing village hybrid grids to improve rural livelihoods

Latvia:
Applicant: Sia DTSP
Project: Serial manufacture (Enterprise or factory building) of ecologically pure generators electric and thermal energy

Madagascar:
Applicant: ADES
Project: ADES - solar cooker

Malaysia:
Applicant: Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Faculty of Engineering and Science
Project: Use of quantum dots luminescent solar concentrators in building integrated photovoltaic systems

Mali:
Applicant: Mali Biocarburant
Project: Towards leadership in the biodiesel sector in West Africa

Mauritius:
Applicant: Flora Marketing CO LTD
Project: Seeds of Hope

Mexico:
Applicant: Mitz Inc.
Project: Upcycling Industrial Waste

Moldava:
Applicant: WINDROSE s.r.o. Czech Republic / Vortex Wind Power Laboratory Moldovan Union Inventors & Rationalizers
Project: Zero level Environment Impact Wind Turbine That is Safe For Birds

Morocco:
Applicant: Foundation Mohammed VI for the Protection of the Environment
Project: Eco-Schools Program

Nepal:
Applicant: Centre for Rural Technology
Project: Improved Water Mill Programme in Nepal

Netherlands:
Applicant: DHV
Project: Nereba Technology

New Zealand:
Applicant: Clean Stream Wiheke Limited
Project: EC Board

Nicaragua:
Applicant: Agronomes et Vétérinaires Sans Frontières
Project: Supporting the implementation of rainwater harvesting systems and favoring food security

Niger:
Applicant: GVD − Afrique
Project: ALMODO

Nigeria:
Applicant: TALON NIGERIA LIMITED
Project: TALON AGRO-BUSINESS PARK

Norway:
Applicant: Statoil ASA
Project: Hywind Demo by STATOILHYDRO

Pakistan:
Applicant: Aga Khan Planning and Building Services
Project: Water and Sanitation Extension Programme

Papua New Guinea:
Applicant: Partners With Melanesians Inc.
Project: Ona Keto Community Reforestation Project

Philippines:
Applicant: University of the Philippines at Los Baños
Project: River, Fiber and Power: Bringing Lights and Life to Poor Coconut Farmers in Remote Areas

Poland:
Applicant: The Dzierzgon Commune
Project: Solar roofs for the Dzierzgon Commune

Portugal:
Applicant: Quercus - ANCN
Project: EcoFamilies

Romania:
Applicant: Berufsschule Linz 8, Austria HTL Linz 1, Austria
Project: together08

Russia:
Applicant: Applied Technologies Company Ltd
Project: Power system for electricity & hydrogen production by marine resources utilization

Saudi Arabia:
Applicant: Estefa Group and Polykem
Project: Universal Safe Fire Fighting Cooling Powder

Serbia:
Applicant: Veljko Milkovic Research & Development Center
Project: Self Heating Ecological House

Slovenia:
Applicant: Co-existence, Socitey for Sustainable Development
Project: Ecoschools as a way of life − Rational Use of Energy

Solomon Islands:
Applicant: Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission
Project: Pacific Micro Energy Services Company Project-Umi Solar Development

South Korea:
Applicant: Seoul National University Rainwater Research Center
Project: Rainwater Harvesting System at Star City

Spain:
Applicant: Abengoa Solar S.A
Project: PS20:The world‘s largest solar power tower plant

Sri Lanka:
Applicant: SOBA SRI ENVIRONMENTAL FORUM
Project: Eco Friendly Sustainable Life through Traditional Knowledge

Sweden:
Applicant: Malmö Environment Department
Project: Solar City Malmö

Switzerland:
Applicant: Stiftung myclimate - The Climate Protection Partnership
Project: Climate factory

Taiwan:
Applicant: Epoch Energy Technology Corp
Project: EP-C100 HHYBRID FUEL SYSTEM

Tajikistan:
Applicant: Habitat For Humanity Tajikistan
Project: Water for life - biosand water filters

Tanzania:
Applicant: SolarAid
Project: Tanzania Macrosolar Programme

Thailand:
Applicant: Wetlands International-Thailand Office
Project: Ecological Mangrove Restoration at Krabi Estuary Ramsar Site

Togo:
Applicant: Terre de la Jeunesse Culturelle-TJC
Project: AIDS HOPE CENTRE

Turkmenistan:
Applicant: The National Institute of Deserts, Flora and Fauna (NIDFF) of the Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan
Project: Sustainable Development of settlement in Karakum desert

Uganda:
Applicant: Foundation for Development Initiative (FDI)
Project: Solar energy for poor rural and urban communities in Kamuli district

Ukraine:
Applicant: Ukraine British Joint Venture Britanica
Project: Rooftile Revolution

United Arab Emirates:
Applicant: green line company
Project: Casterbeans plants

United Kingdom:
Applicant: Liquid Lever Solutions Ltd
Project: The Development of a Gravity Fed Micro-irigation System for Trees Shrubs and Vines

United States:
Applicant: City of Ann Arbor
Project: City of Ann Arvor LED Streetlight Program

Uzbekistan:
Applicant: Engineering Research Group
Project: Highly efficient turbine for extracting energy from free water flow

Vanuatu:
Applicant: The Nguna-Pele Marine Protected Area Network
Project: Saving our Reefs - solar rechargeable batteries for healthy livelihoods

Vatican City:
Applicant: Vatican City State
Project: Vatican Solar Projects

Vietnam:
Applicant: Energy Conservation Research and Development Center (ENERTEAM)
Project: Setting up a demonstration model for the application of rice husk gasification in Viet Nam