The Secretariat of the Powering the Future We Want congratulates the winner of 2016 SINTEF.
AboutThe programme, titled "Powering the Future We Want - Recognizing Leadership and Innovative Practices in Energy for Sustainable Development", offers a grant in the amount of one million US dollars to fund future capacity development activities in energy for sustainable development. The Grant is awarded to an individual, institution or partnership based on past and current achievements, with the objective of promoting leadership and innovative practices in meeting the global energy challenge. [More information]
2016 GrantThe recipient of the 2016 US $1 Million Dollar UN-DESA Energy Grant "Powering the Future We Want" was announced at an Award Ceremony at UN Headquarters on 14 December 2016. The thematic focus of the 2016 Grant is Energy for Sustainable Transport. The ceremony will be followed by a Capacity Development Seminar to provide an opportunity for the finalists of the 2016 Grant programme to disseminate their experiences and knowledge in the implementation of successful projects that promote energy for sustainable transport.