Wales & West Utilities is a leading infrastructure provider, and provides and maintains the gas network in south Wales and in the south west of England. Wales & West is the headline sponsor for the Sustainable Academy Awards, in recognition of the importance of continual improvement in sustainability to the operations of the gas network.
Welsh Government is proud to sponsor the Outstanding Renewable Energy Project in recognition of the huge resource available in Wales, and the commitment that has been made to generate 70% of electricity consumed in Wales from renewable sources by 2030.
In our role as the regulator and custodian of Wales’ natural environment, Natural Resources Wales is delighted to celebrate the individuals who have made such a significant difference to sustainability in Wales during 2018.
EDF Renewables is part of one of the world’s largest electricity companies. With our 34 wind farms we are providing some of the much needed new affordable, low carbon electricity the UK needs. We are expanding our development activities in Wales and aim to be a key stakeholder driving forward Welsh Government’s low carbon renewable energy targets.
Sustainable business models help organisations produce tangible economic, environmental and social benefits, and also to build long-term business success.
At Arup, we aspire to have a positive influence on the world, so sustainability is at the heart of our work. We believe that delivering sustainable outcomes for both current stakeholders and future generations will make our business stronger in the long run.
Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is a not-for-profit company. It does not have shareholders, and any financial surpluses are reinvested in the business for the benefit of customers. Welsh Water is responsible for providing over three million people with a safe and reliable supply of drinking water and for taking away, treating and properly disposing of the wastewater that is produced. It is the 4th largest company in Wales.
Working with some of Europe’s leading wind energy companies, our reputation in the renewable energy market has been established by providing a trusted service in the construction of many hundreds of wind turbine foundations. We continually explore new markets in energy and are now developing an equally solid reputation on a similar basis, working with customers in the specialist areas of short term operating reserves, fast response gas plants and battery storage.
Enterprise Car Club is an hourly, self-service car rental service with cars parked just around the corner from your home and office. We also take care of the maintenance, tax, MOTs and even the fuel, saving your business time, money, and reducing carbon emissions. Our platform reduces the number of cars on the roads, and facilitates a low carbon and shared resource that integrates with the wider sustainable transport services in Wales and the rest of the UK.