The Clean Energy Council was pleased to present the 2012 Clean Energy Council Awards to the following winners.

Business Community Engagement Award - Pacific Hydro
For the development and implementation of a range of grassroots community relations activities in Portland, Victoria.

Innovation Award - Dyesol 
For commercialising dye solar cell technology, a photovoltaic technology that mimics photosynthesis and enables metal, glass and polymeric-based products to generate energy and improve energy efficiency, particularly in the building, transport and electronics sectors.

Media Award - Giles Parkinson
For his work on solar and wind energy as a senior journalist at The Australian, Climate Spectator and reneweconomy.com.au