London, (PRWEB UK) 28 June 2012
One of the oldest renewable companies in the UK has picked up a prestigious award for its excellence in installing renewable technology on its 30th anniversary.
Dulas was awarded ‘Installer of the Year’ at the 7th British Renewable Energy Awards, which celebrates the achievements of companies that strive consistently to further renewable energy in the UK.
Dulas, which has offices in Wales and Scotland, was shortlisted along with five other companies and was commended for their long term contribution to the industry across a wide range of technologies and project types. Particular commendation was given to its work providing solar vaccine refrigerators in the developing world.
Working across four core technologies, hydro, wind, biomass and solar, the Dulas team of engineers and specialists has completed thousands of projects around the world for clients including the National Trust, UNICEF, utility companies and numerous commercial and public sector enterprises.
Mike Clay, marketing manager at Dulas, said: “We are ecstatic to have been awarded this prestigious accolade and it is testament to the hard work that everyone at Dulas has put into the cause of renewable energy over the past 30 years.
“Having been in the industry for so long, Dulas prides itself in providing high-quality installations in a variety of environments. We remain committed to ensuring that our customers get excellent service throughout the entire process.”
The REA is a not-for-profit trade association, representing British renewable energy producers and promoting the use of renewable energy in the UK. The REA endeavours to achieve the right regulatory framework for renewable to deliver an increasing contribution to the UK’s electricity, heat and transport needs.
Chief Executive at REA, Gaynor Hartnell, said: “These awards recognise outstanding achievement in the British renewable energy sector. They are a tribute to innovation and excellence. The exceptional quality of all the shortlisted entries serves to demonstrate the exacting standards, talent and originality within this industry.
“We received a record number of over two hundred nominations for this year’s Awards. We would like to thank all those who participated – your effort and dedication to this vibrant and growing sector is inspiring.”
The panel of judges included Jonathon Porritt, Founder and Director of Forum for the Future; Peter Ainsworth, Head of Judges for the BIG Lottery Fund; Virginia Graham, Chief Executive of the REAL Assurance Scheme; Catherine Mitchell, Professor at Exeter University; Gaynor Hartnell, Chief Executive of the REA; Michael Ware, Partner at BDO LLP; Miriam Maes, CEO of Foresee; Richard Nourse, Managing Partner Novusmodus; Tom Heap, Writer and BBC Presenter.