For every nomination received, an events team will plant a tree with a charity partner.
Best Energy Saving Idea
This category rewards the individual who has come up with the best carbon-saving idea, regardless of whether this idea has already been put into practise or is still in the pipeline.
Best Earth Saving Idea (for organic/chemical-free initiatives)
We live in a world where pesticides destroy ecosystems, rivers and seas are awash with toxic chemicals and landfills are piled high with non-biodegradable waste. This award honours those whose products and initiatives are putting the health of the planet first.
Business Person of the Year
This category rewards the steps taken by individuals in the business world to deliver goods or services in sustainability-orientated way, demonstrating that financial profit can go hand in hand with respect for people and the planet.
Campaigner of the Year
This category rewards the campaigner who has made a serious impact in putting green issues on the national or international agenda.
Encompassing everything from allotment societies to clothes swapping events and lending schemes, this category recognises individuals who actively promote more sustainable activates in their communities.
Entrepreneur of the Year
This category honours an individual who has come up with the best new enterprise, venture or business idea that is based around greener thinking.
Public Sector Award
This award is for an individual from a local or national public sector organisation whose work has helped advance more sustainable living.
This category rewards those who have promoted green travel in all its forms. Whether you’ve started a green travel business, or gone the extra mile to make your travels more sustainable, we want to hear from you.
Arts & Music
This award honours individuals who have used any form of the arts to raise awareness on environmental issues. It is also for those that have adopted sustainable or ethical practices in producing their art.