Energy Globe National Award 2012
May 9, 2012
Projects in Haiti and Lesotho honored
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The Austrian Trade Commission in New York had the honor to hand over the National Awards for Haiti and Lesotho in a ceremony under the auspices of the Consul General, Mr. Peter Brezovszky.
The verdict of the jury:
The fossil age is becoming a fossil itself. The new era needs renewable energy – everywhere. Decentralised availability, even in regions, where natural disasters have destroyed most of the infrastructure. Renewable Energy as a life-saver!
The National ENERGY GLOBE for Haiti goes to:
Haitian Community Development Project, Inc., Mrs. Carline Seide-Murphy
The National ENERGY GLOBE for Lesotho goes to:
STG Interrnational, Mr. Matthew Orosz
Interested who won the other National Awards? Check out www.energyglobe.info on June 5th!