NEW: Partnership with the African Power and Energy Elites
The African Power, Energy & Water Industry Awards has partnered with the African Power & Energy Elites publication, which celebrates leadership and successful projects in the sector. The two programmes will align the 2020 editions with a single nomination and selection process across a set of complementary categories.
Water Project of the Year
This award recognises a water project in Africa that excels in any one or more of the following: Service delivery, project roll-out, technology roll-out, revenue protection measures, loss reduction, water quality and sanitation solutions.
This category is still open for nominations! Download the nomination form below to nominate a water project.
Water Industry Leader of the Year
This award celebrates the accomplishments of an individual in a senior position from a utility, public or private company who has displayed passion and commitment to the water industry while also demonstrating leadership, vision and success.
This category is still open for nominations! Download the nomination form below to nominate a water industry leader.
The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an individual for prolonged and consistent achievements who has made a significant contribution to the development and future of the energy/water industries during his or her career.
Power Industry Leader of the Year
This award celebrates the accomplishments of an individual in a senior position from a utility, public or private company who has displayed passion and commitment to the power industry, while also demonstrating leadership, vision and success.
Small Scale Project of the Year
This category identifies electrification projects that have made a positive impact to communities by increasing energy access and electrification rates.
Transmission and Distribution Project of the Year
This category identifies projects that have provided transmission and distribution roll outs locally, nationally or regionally.
Congratulations to our previous winners!
- Lifetime Achievement Award
Wondimu Tekle Sigo, Former State Minister, Mininstry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Ethiopia
- Outstanding Contribution Award: Young Leader
Astria Fataki, Founder and President, Energy Generation, Togo
- Outstanding Contribution Award: Power
Jasandra Nyker, CEO, BioTherm Energy, South Africa
- Outstanding Contribution Award: Water
Andras Szollosi-Nagy, President of the Governing Board of theSustainable Development Studies Institute, National University of Public Service, Hungary
- Power Service Provider of the Year
Ghana Grid Company Ltd, Ghana
- Water Service Provider of the Year
Lilongwe Water Board, Malawi