The Clean Energy Council awards, presented at the Australian Clean Energy Summit Gala Dinner, recognise excellence in the clean energy sector.

Applications now open

Applications for the 2017 Clean Energy Council Awards are now open. We are looking for nominations across two categories for businesses - Innovation, and Business Communuity Engagement - and one category for an individual award - the Outstanding Contribution to Industry Award. Read on for more information on each award category and to download an application form.

Important dates

Applications close: 31 May 2017
Award finalists announced: 23 June 2017
(excluding Outstanding Contribution to Industry Award)
Awards ceremony: 18 July 2017

Outstanding Contribution to Industry Award

This award is in recognition of an individual who has made a major and
sustained contribution to the clean energy industry. For example, the nominee may have displayed an outstanding contribution in advocacy, industy collaboration, public awareness, innovation, skills development and diversity or effective leadership.

You can self-nominate or nominate someone else within the industry. For more details and to submit an application, please download the application form.

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Innovation Award

This award is in recognition of the design and development of a ground-breaking
Australian clean energy project, product or solution. For example, the project, product or solution may be the design and development of a new innovative solution for clean energy projects, technologies, finance and business models, customer solutions or a range of other ways in which you have developed an innovative solution for the clean energy industry.

The award is open for applications from companies. For more details and to submit an application, please download the application form.

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Business Community Engagement Award

This award is in recognition of an organisation that demonstrated outstanding positive community engagement in relation to the Australian clean energy industry. The application must outline how you engaged the community and what the project achieved.

This award is open for applications from companies. For more details and to submit an application, please download the application form.

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2016 Award winners

You can take a look at the 2016 award winners and finalists on the 2016 award winners page.

If you have any questions please email us at awards@cleanenergycouncil.org.au.