National Awards/Prague 2009

For this years ENERGY GLOBE, 769 projects were submitted from 111 nations. The best project from each nation is honored with a National ENERGY GLOBE Award.

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

Afghanistan:
Applicant: GERES (Groupe Energies renouvelables Environnement et Solidarités)
Project title: Energy Efficiency and Passive Solar Architecture in Afghanistan
National Award

Albania:
Applicant: Grouping "Ecomovement"
Project title: Awareness among policymakers, stakeholders and wide public on climate change issues in Albania
Honorary Award

Algeria:
Applicant: Building Research Center, CNERIB
Project title: Design and construction of a rural pilot house with energy effiiciency
National Award

Argentina:
Applicant:Ecobamboo S.A.
Project title:Crecer Juntos - Fases I and II
National Award

Armenia:
Applicant: Armenia Tree Project
Project title: Plant an Idea, Plant a Tree
National Award

Australia:
Applicant: Ecopolis Architects Pty Ltd
Project title: Christie Walk Ecocity Project – Inner-city Sustainable Housing Development
National Award

Austria:
Applicant: Technical Highschool Braunau (HTL)
Project title: Latent heat buffer
National Award

Azerbaijan:
Applicant: National Center of Environmental Forecasting
Project title: Creation of Information-educational environmental Center “Sun House”
National Award

Bangladesh:
Applicant: Winrock International
Project title: Management of Aquatic Ecosystems through Community Husbandry
National Award

Belarus 
Applicant: Fair Nature Foundation
Project title: Energyship Berezina
National Award

Belgium:
Applicant: PRO EUROPE
Project title: Youth Eco Parliament
National Award

Bolivia:
Applicant:GTZ - PROAGRO Componente Acceso a Servicios Energéticos
Project title: Water for life and for production
National Award

Brazil:
Applicant: Associação Plantas do Nordeste - APNE
Project title: Forest management for sustainable wood fuel production in rural settlements of the semi-arid northeast Brazil
National Award

Bulgaria:
Applicant: Bulgarian Housing Association
Project title: Energy efficient renovation of condominium buildings
National Award

Burkina Faso:
Applicant: Architectrual & Community Planning Inc.
Project title: Afrique Sauvetage
Honorary Award

Burundi:
Applicant: COLLECTIF NATIONAL POUR LE DEVELOPPEMENT HUMANITAIRE. CNDH
Project title: Population stand for Energy
Honoray Award

Cambodia:
Applicant: Cambodian Agricultural Research and Development Institute
Project title: Synergy of Integrated Crops Management to Improve Farming Income in Cambodia (SICMIFIC)
National Award

Cameroon:
Applicant: Unistep Team/ Technical University of Crete
Project title: Autonomous biodiesel production in rural areas of Cameroon
National Award

Canada:
Applicant: Wind Simplicity Inc.
Project title: Windancer Horizontal Wind Turbine
National Award

Chile:
Applicant: RECYCLA Chile
Project title: Working for the E-Waste Solution
National Award

China:
Applicant: Yunnan Environment Development Institute (YEDI)
Project title: Puzhehei Upper Watershed Eco-Sanitation Project phase I & II
National Award

Colombia:
Applicant: Fundación ProAves
Project title: Loro Bus - Parrot Bus driving conservation
National Award

Costa Rica:
Applicant: Laboratorio de Energia Solar, Universidad Nacional
Project title: Solar Cookers for both rural and urban areas
National Award

Croatia:
Applicant:Slavo Stanicic
Project title: First world ecological economy with free housing and ist comfort and free car and its ride with world co2 ecobalance in 2017
Honorary Award

Cuba:
Applicant: CIDEM Universidad Central de las Villas
Project title: Sustainable materials for public housing
National Award

Cyprus:
Applicant: AGD-Solar
Project title: Low-Energy House for Cyprus
Honorary Award

Czech Republic:
Applicant: Obec Menany
Project title: Central biomass heating system for municipality
National Award

Democratic Republic of the Congo:
Applicant: Dr. Klaus Tietze
Project title: Lake Kivu Gas Exploitation and hazard Reduction Project
National Award

Denmark:
Applicant: Robert Vancina
Project title: Hydrogen Oxygen Plasma Electrolysis Cell
National Award

Ecuador:
Applicant: American Electric Power
Project title: First wind turbines on Galapagos Islands
National Award

Egypt:
Applicant: Moritz Ladstaetter
Project title: Application of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to Restauration of Modelsites in North African arid zones as response to Climate Change effects.
Honorary Award

El Salvador:
Applicant: LaGeo, S.A. de C.V.
Project title: Berlin Binary Cycle power plant / Flora and fauna species protection and conservation
National Award

Eritrea:
Applicant: Ministry of energy and mines, Department of energy, Energy research and training center. 
Project title: Very High Efficient Improved  stove design
National Award

Estonia:
Applicant: Tartu Environmental Education Centre
Project title: Our Own Ecohouse
National Award

Ethiopia:
Applicant: GAIA ASSOCIATION
Project title: Improving Indoor Air Quality by Installing Ethanol Fuelled Cooking Stoves in UNHCR Teferiber Refugee camp, Eastern Ethiopia
National Award

Finland:
Applicant: Environment Online - ENO / The departure of education, the city of Joensuu
Project title: Environment Online - ENO
National Award

France:
Applicant: Université Toulouse 3 - Paul Sabatier
Project title: An Integrate Approach to Designing High Intensity Discharge Lighting Systems – NumeLiTe
National Award

Georgia:
Applicant: Technobank of Georgia
Project title: Economic Smoke Duct
Honorary Award

Germany:
Applicant: HelioTech GmbH
Project title: HelioTech water treatment system
National Award

Ghana:
Applicant: The Energy Centre, KNUST
Project title: Energy – My Vision
National Award

Greece:
Applicant: CENTRE FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES (CRES)
Project title: GROUNDHIT "GROUND COUPLED HEAT PUMPS OF HIGH TECHNOLOGY"
National Award

Haiti:
Applicant: Haitian Community Development Project, Inc.
Project title: Waste Management/Incinerator for Haiti
National Award

Hungary:
Applicant: CECED Magyarország Egyesülés
Project title: Forgó Morgó (Spinning Grumbler) energy efficiency campaign
National Award

India:
Applicant: Biotech Institution
Project title: Production of energy from biodegradable waste
National Award

Indonesia:
Applicant: PT Sarana Citra Persada
Project title: Pilot Project of the Non Stop Wind Generator (NSWG) System
National Award

Iran:
Applicant: Bandar Imam Petrochemical Company
Project title: DM Water Recovery in BIPC PVC Plant
National Award

Ireland:
Applicant: Ecological Building Systems
Project title: The Pro Clima Intelligent Airtight System
National Award

Israel:
Applicant: EcoPeace / Friends of the Earth Middle East
Project title: Protecting Trans-boundary Groundwater Sources from Pollution: Research, Training and Guidelines for Palestinian and Israeli Municipalities
National Award

Italy:
Applicant: SAVNO S.R.L.
Project title: La sostenibilità ha trovato casa
National Award

Japan:
Applicant: Green Cross Japan Foundation
Project title: Realizing ecological life style through “Environmental Diary”
National Award

Kenya:
Applicant: WORLD CORPS KENYA
Project title: ECOLOGICAL SUSTAINABILITY DEVELOPMENT
National Award

Laos:
Applicant: Sunlabob Renewable Energy
Project title: Village-based, solar-powered water purification
National Award

Latvia:
Applicant: Latvian University of Agriculture
Project title: Underfloor heating systems using flue gas
National Award

Lebanon:
Applicant: Association libanaise pour la Maitrise de l'Energie et l'environnement ALMEE
Project title: Energy efficiency in the Construction Sector in the Mediterranean  North Hospital Center Zgharta
National Award

Lesotho:
Applicant: Department of Physics, National University of Lesotho
Project title: Morapeli High School’s science laboratory rehabilitation: basic renovations, redesign of science experiments and basic
National Award

Lithuania:
Applicant: Kaunas Regional Energy Agency
Project title: Energy efficiency in (public) buildings
National Award

Macedonia:
Applicant: Ekolosko Biro (Ecological Office)
Project title: SO2 and dust removal with heat recuperation
National Award

Madagascar:
Applicant: ONG Freres des Saint Gabriel
Project: Bringing the habitat back to the lemuriens by introducing household ovens and fuels
National Award

Malawi:
Applicant: RISA Consulting
Project title: Increasing Access to Energy through microfinance
Honorary Award

Malaysia:
Applicant: Treat Every Environment Special Sdn Bhd
Project title: The Selangor State Park-An Effort by TrEES to Conserve Selangor's Natural Resources
National Award

Maldives:
Applicant: Male' Water & Sewerage Company
Project title: Providing safe water to Male, the capital of Maldives
National Award

Malta:
Applicant: Sustech Consulting
Project title: Waste Water Re-Use for Hotels
National Award

Mauritania:
Applicant: Societe Mauritanienne des energies regeneratvies (somer)
Project title: Solar-irrigation project for rural people in Mauritania
National Award

Mexico
Applicant: Portable Light Team at KVA MATx
Project title: Portable Light Project
National Award

Moldova:
Applicant: NGO"Colaborare"
Project title: Improvement of the ecological situation and renovation of water pipes in the village
National Award

Mongolia:
Applicant: Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Project title: New-21
National Award

Morocco:
Applicant: Mohammed VI Foundation for Environment Protection
Project title: Safeguarding Program of the Marrakesh Palm Grove
National Award

Namibia:
Applicant: Desert Research Foundation of Namibia
Project title: Energy Kindergarten
National Award

Nepal:
Applicant: Iron Touch
Project title: Holistic Solution To Cooking Fuel Crisis In Nepal
National Award

Nicaragua:
Applicant: Asociación de Trabajadores de Desarrollo Rural - Benjamin Linder (ATDER-BL)
Project title: Construction of a Micro-Hydroelectric Plant of 8 kilowatt capacity in the rural community of "Los Milagros"
National Award

Niger:
Applicant: Bioenergie-Sarl
Project title: Neem Oil as Biofuel
National Award

Nigeria:
Applicant: Ashdam Solar Company Limited
Project title: Providing Affordable UPS-Solar Lighting Combo for electric Power supply in Nigeria
Honorary Award

Pakistan:
Applicant: Aga Khan Planning and Building Services, Pakistan
Project title: Building and Construction Improvement Program
National Award

Panama:
Applicant: Clement Energy
Project title: Pico hydros using a modified car old alternator
Honorary Award

Paraguay:
Applicant: Plena - Ahorro de Energia
Project title: Energy Efficiency Systemic Approach for a Sustainable Future
Honorary Award

Peru:
Applicant: Soluciones Practicas-ITDG
Project: Renewable Energy for Community Empowerment in Peru
National Award

Philippines:
Applicant: AMECOS INNOVATIONS INC.
Project title: Innovative Rainwater Harvesting System (IRHS)
National Award

Poland:
Applicant: GROS-POL SP. Z O.O.
Project title: Modernization the ORG-32/80 boiler into a boiler that would allow utilization of the throat gas
National Award

Portugal:
Applicant:  Rock in Rio / Lobosolar / ADENE
Project title: Rock in Rio solar school project
National Award

Republic of Rwanda:
Applicant: Manna Energy Foundation
Project title: Carbon Credits for the Treatment of Drinking Water in Rural Rwanda - An International First
National Award

Republic of Serbia:
Applicant: o.d."Auto Centar Lazarevic"
Project title: Rural Energy
Honorary Award

Romania:
Applicant: ASA Holding SA - ROMANIA
Project title: Romanians learned renewable energy lesson – Geoexchange technology
National Award

Russia:
Applicant: Applied Technologies Company Ltd
Project title: POWER SYSTEM for ELECTRICITY & HYDROJEN PRODUCTION through OCEAN RESOURCES UTILIZATION
National Award

Saudi Arabia:
Applicant: Polykem/Estefa Group
Project title: Super Absorbent Polymers: A new Process for Agriculture Use
National Award

Senegal:
Applicant: Institut Africain de Gestion Urbain
Project title: Impact Analysis of the Mbeubeuss dumpsite: Improving the quality of life and the environment in Malika (Dakar)
National Award

Sierra Leone:
Applicant: Africa Youth for Peace and Development Organization
Project title: Health for All
National Award

Slovenia:
Applicant: Focus Association for Sustainable Development
Project title: Bye, bye, stand-by!
National Award

Solomon Islands:
Applicant: Tuino Community
Project title: Water for all
National Award

South Africa:
Applicant: Durban eThekwini Municipality, South Africa
Project title: Durban Landfill Gas to Electricity Project
Honorary Award

Spain:
Applicant: AYUNTAMIENTO DE BURGOS
Project title: City of Burgos (New policy on Sustainable Mobility in the City of Burgos)
National Award

Sri Lanka:
Applicant: Brandix Lanka Limited
Project title: Brandix Green Projekt
National Award

State of Palestine:
Applicant: MENA Geothermal
Project title: UCI Headquarters Building
National Award

Sudan:
Applicant: Ertex Solar GmbH
Project: Multifunctional Photovoltaic Module for Sudan
National Award

Sweden:
Applicant: Christer Nordström Arkitektkontor AB  (CNA)
Project title: Solar Housing Renovation in Gårdsten, Sweden
National Award

Switzerland:
Applicant: Jenni Energietechnik AG
Project title: First 100% solar heated apartment house in Europe
National Award

Syria:
Applicant: Syrian Environment Protection Society (SEPS) (NGO)
Project title: Promoting Renewable Energy Use through Science & Art
National Award

Taiwan:
Applicant: Epoch Energy Technology Corp
Project title: Mobile Incinerator
National Award

Tanzania:
Applicant: Oikos East Africa
Project title: Water supply for Ngarenanyuki and Oldonyosambu, Tanzania
National Award

Thailand:
Applicant: King Mongkut University of Technology - North Bangkok
Project: The Development of Rice Straw Fuel Pellets in Thailand
National Award

The Gambia:
Applicant: Climate Energy Ltd
Project title: Here is the sun and health – The Gambia
National Award

Togo:
Applicant: Jeunes Volontaires pour L'Environnement
Project title: Paving the Way for a National Multi-stakeholder Dialogue on Dams and Sustainable Development in Togo
National Award

Tunisia:
Applicant: Politecnico di Milano
Project title: MEDISCO: MEDiterranean food and agro Industry applications of Solar COoling technologies MEDISCO
National Award

Turkey:
Applicant: Solitem GmbH
Project title: Process steam generation by the SOLITEM solar system
National Award

Uganda:
Applicant: Light Enterprises and Engineering
Project: Solar for all
National Award

Ukraine:
Applicant: Pavlo Rozen
Project title: Web-project "Energyschool"
National Award

Union of Myanmar:
Applicant: Border Green Energy Team
Project title: Myanmar solar hospital project
National Award

United Arab Emirates:
Applicant: CSEM Centre Suisse d’Electronique et de Microtechnique SA
Project: SOLAR ISLANDS
Honorary Award

United Kingdom:
Applicant: Arcola Theatre
Project: Arcola Energy
National Award

United States:Applicant: New Age Energy, Inc.
Project title: Tri-Generation solar energy supply system for industry
National Award

Uzbekistan:
Applicant: Ecoforum of NGO's of Uzbekistan
Project title: Involvement  population into the process of sustainable development through the approach of environmental and economical safety of a family in Uzbekistan
Honorary Award

Vietnam:
Applicant: DNTN Vuon Rung NGUYEN THANH LOI
Project title: Dalarou Enviromental Resort
National Award