Public sector Environmental initiative award

Sponsored by Robin Hood Energy

Recognising the very best green initiatives devised and implemented by local authorities or other public bodies.

Environmental development award

sponsored by Nottingham Trent University

Recognising good architecture or building design that improves its immediate environment through creative and sensitive development.

Environmentalist of the year -Sponsored by Nottingham University

Recognising an individual who has shown outstanding commitment to enhancing or protecting the local environment, in Nottinghamshire.

Environmental Community of the year 

Sponsored by EDF Energy

Have you made things happen in your neighbourhood?  we want to Recognise the achievements of a group which has improved its local environment, in Nottinghamshire.

Education & the Environment award 

Sponsored by CEMEX

Recognising the work of schools, colleges and other educational organisations, in developing projects, initiatives or campaigns that have either improved their immediate surroundings or championed environmental education.

Waste management & Recycling award

Sponsored by Biffa

We’re celebrating businesses big and small that take waste management and recycling seriously to improve the lives of those around them. 

Environmental Business awards 

Sponsored by East Midlands Trains

Recognising the contribution businesses can make to sustainability through either changes to their own practises or their support for community-based environmental initiatives.

Coping with Climate change

Recognising efforts to encourage sustainable lifestyles and limit the negative impact of climate change. (Shortlisted projects in all categories will be considered for this award).

First steps to sustainability

Recognising new green initiatives that have already made an impact and demonstrates significant potential for the future.

Environmental innovation Award 

Recognising projects that try to tackle environmental issues through the use of innovation. This may include new technology, a creative approach to community engagement, or simply a new idea.