BEN Shortlisted for REGEN award

Bristol Energy Network is delighted to be shortlisted for the 16th annual green energy awards.

The awards are a leading national celebration of the innovative technologies, pioneering companies and inspiring individuals shaking up the energy system.

More than 120 entries were submitted this year by companies and individuals across the UK for consideration the five categories. This year’s awards recognise achievements in local energy organisations, leading innovative companies, inspiring community energy organisations as well as the pioneering individuals, spearheading the transition to a more sustainable future.

Robert Smart, BEN Director commented “The fact that we have been shortlisted for this award celebrates the legacy that has been created by hard work and commitment of its members and a lot about the regard that BEN is held in.”

BEN, along with the other shortlisted nominations, will now go through to the final stage of judging, where an expert panel of independent judges will select the winners who will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony at Bath’s historic Assembly Rooms on 27 November 2019.

Merlin Hyman, chief executive, Regen, said: “We were excited to see so many strong nominations for the awards from inspiring people, great companies and pioneering projects at the forefront of the transformation to a zero-carbon energy system. The awards dinner is set to be an uplifting celebration of the extraordinary achievements of the sustainable energy sector.”

 The judging panel comprises of:

  • Lord Robin Teverson, member of the House of Lords
  • Afsheen Kabir Rashid, founding director, chief executive officer, Repowering London
  • Adriana Laguna, senior innovation strategy manager, UK Power Networks
  • Philip Graham, chief executive, National Infrastructure Commission
  • Phil Bazin, environment team lead, Triodos Bank.

A full list of the finalists can be found online here.