Media highlights

Winning an Ashden Award offers a global platform for our winners to promote their work. Below are some of the media highlights from the past couple of years.

If you're interested in covering our winners' work, or hearing Ashden's expert comment, then get in touch with Ann Noon

2016 Highlights

It's time to democratise our energy sector
WriteYou, 25 October

Unless investors see light on solar, women will still give birth in the dark
Guardian Sustainable Business, 16 June

China's green architecture goes global
China Dialogue, 13 June

Ashden Gold Award winners revealed
Blue & Green tomorrow, 10 June

Solving the problem of safe drinking water with simple technologies
The Ecologist, 6 June

Can we get the grid and renewables working together in perfect harmony?
The Futures, 10 May 

Fast forward ten years - the new Kenya
Huffington Post, 24 March

Rewarding the pioneers of green schools
Education Business, 03 February

Will 2016 be "annus horribilis" for UK sustainable energy sector?
Blue & Green Tomorrow, 03 February

2015 Highlights

How islands are upping the clean energy ante
Huffington Post, 15 December

The road from Paris: accelerating sustainable energy
Devex, 04 December

Ashden Award winners are leading a green energy revolution
Renewable Energy Focus, 10 August

11 ways to help remove barriers to sustainable energy
Building4Change, 26 June

Using mobile phones to run micro-grids in Africa
Guardian Sustainable Business, 19 June

Harvesting hill streams of Wales for hydropower
The Guardian, 12 June

Pakistan: 'Son, you brought electricity to the village and added 15 years to my life'
The Guardian, 12 June

2015 Ashden International Awards shortlist unveiled
Blue&Green Tomorrow, 17 March

Finalists announced for Ashden UK and Travel Awards
ClickGreen, 10 March

2014 Highlights

Queen goes green and signs up carbon-cutting club to lower emissions at Royal Palaces
Express, 23 November

Nuclear power may not be needed, says top atomic advocate
Telegraph, 21 November

Could this favela be the blueprint for how our cities should look by 2050?
Independent, 17 November

SGFE, Proximity Designs and Off.Grid: Electric interview
BBC World Service, 23 May

Greenway Grameen and Ashden on Women's Hour
Radio 4, 19 May

Raphael Robert, Off Grid Electric Interview
VOX Africa, May

Carlo Figa Talamca, SGFE interview
Voci dal Mondo (last 5 minutes)

Infosys and Greenway Grameen
The Hindu Business Line

Infosys interview
Guardian Sustainable Business

Off Grid Electric, Feeling the burn
Huffington Post

How women are changing the energy sector
Sarah Butler-Sloss,Triple Pundit

India rising to the sustainable energy challenge
Chhavi Sharma,The Ecologist

Abundance Generation win Gold
Greenwise, 23 May

2013 Highlights

For-profit solar enterprises bring light to millions
AlertNet, March 2013

2013 Ashden Awards Shortlist announced
Architects' Journal, November

Inside Afghanistan's hydropower revolution
The Guardian, 6 July

Ashden Awards announced
Architects Journal, 7 June

National Trust wins award for energy saving
Green Building Press, 4 June

Parity Projects a winner!
Energy for London, 4 June

Sustainable travel and transport awardees announced
Travel Mole, 4 June

Lighting up lives the green way
The Times of India, 2 June

Switched-on campaign wins national energy award
University of East Anglia, 1 June

Ashden Awards 2012
Cleantech Investor, June

Science in Action feature on iDE/Hydrologic
BBC World Service, 31 May (starts 08:11).

Carshare scheme picks up sustainable travel award
Public sector travel, 31 May

Sustainable development flourishing in Wales's green economy
Guardian, 30 May

Cambodian lives and forests saved by award-winning water filter
Reuters TV, 30 May

Fossil fuel subsidies must end, says Indian microfinance firm
Guardian development, 31 May

How online games can motivate sustainable behaviour
Guardian, 28 May

Bright spark brings shedloads of light to desperate Filipinos
Telegraph, 18 May

Schools nominated for green energy awards
Education Executive, 18 April