Our Apex Award is given to an outstanding individual who achieved widespread success and approval in the energy sector through actions and achievements that positively benefited the sector and Ghana as a whole. Both public and private sector personalities are considered under this category. Male and female recipients are however awarded separately.
This award recognises organisational heads who through their position, leadership approach, and organisational achievements have reinforced Ghana’s commitment to providing affordable and clean energy under the United Nations SDG 7. The pioneering efforts of the awardee must stand tall among his/her peers.
It is increasingly important for the energy industry to reduce its impact on the environment and give back to the planet. This is awarded to a company or organisation that aims to accelerate its clean energy transition through the promotion of environmentally sustainable and climate-resilient business models.
Given to a young individual in the energy sector whose accomplishments distinguish them as emerging leaders in the sector. Individual must be between eighteen (18) and thirty-five (35) years.
Awarded to an organisation, academic institution, NGO or public institution, who through its operations and innovation was able to positively impact the energy sector and Ghana’s growth as a nation.
Awarded to a company that proved that it leads by example as it achieved impeccable results and reputation within the energy sector. The nominee must have exhibited all round leadership in the industry, in terms of digitalisation, continuity of operations, protection of workers interest and profitability.
This award recognises an organisational head that has effectively deployed practices to improve energy efficiency performance through the implementation of materials, systems and software, while reducing their carbon emissions and energy waste.
Awarded to either an individual or an organisation in the energy sector who came up with an innovative idea, technology, product or solution to tackle a problem and improve efficiency.
This award honours a successful partnership (both local and international) that demonstrates the value of cooperation, and emphasizes an approach that highlights responsible clean energy utilisation.
Awarded to a company who is rapidly growing in the energy sector by establishing itself as a significant player in the industry and excelling within the space that it operates in.
Awarded to a body of experts that provide strategic research and advocacy on various energy sector issues that are of significance on a national and global level. The think tank must excel in public engagement on a wide range of policy issues with the aim of advancing debate, facilitating cooperation between relevant stakeholders, increasing accountability and transparency, educating the public, and advancing the growth of Ghana’s energy sector.
Awarded to an energy sector company that excelled in using various marketing channels to effectively communicate its message to the public, while building widespread brand recognition and loyalty.
This Award will go to an organisation in the energy sector that has made the most exceptional contributions and commitments to overcoming societal challenges through their CSR activities, ensuring the well-being of the general public.
The awardee must be distinguished by an innovative design, timely engineering upgrades, reliable generation with less downtime, economically cheaper prices compared to other plants, or demonstrating sustainable generation in an eco-friendly manner.
Recognises initiatives that demonstrate a strategic approach to tackling carbon emissions. The carbon footprint of the respective company or locality must have reduced significantly after the introduction of the initiative.
Awarded to a sustainable off-grid project or investment which aims to provide a business model that is cost-effective and an affordable electrification solution to deprived communities in an environmentally friendly manner. The project must be a generation from a mix of renewable energy resources to satisfy electrical needs and must be very reliable.
This award recognises organisations that have invested in and deployed cutting-edge renewable energy projects with high level technological innovation that will greatly impact Ghana’s clean energy transition.
Awarded to an outstanding journalist or media personnel, who was able to impact the energy sector and the community through sound reporting and outstanding work. The nominee must have presented relevant, credible and impactful industry news.