Midlands renewable energy specialist Eco2Solar has been named National Solar PV Installer of the Year 2013 at this year’s Energy Efficiency and Renewables Awards.
The prestigious industry awards, organised by Energy Efficiency Exhibitions at the Ricoh Arena, recognise the achievements of energy efficiency professionals across the UK.
Against competition from fellow finalists including Kirklees Council Building Services, Dodd Group and Carbon Zero Renewables, Kidderminster based Eco2Solar came out on top for their solar installations work and contribution to the community and local charities.
Paul Hutchens, managing director of Eco2Solar said; “We are absolutely delighted that the hard work and dedication of the Eco2Solar team has once again been recognised at a national level.
“This is testament to our success as a progressive business and is great for our team to gain the praise it deserves from industry professionals. This serves to reinforce our strong business values going forward.”
It follows a string of award wins this year for Eco2Solar including the IOD (Institute of Directors) West Midlands Environmental Award; Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year at the Midlands Business Awards and National SME Construction Company of the Year at the National Constructing Excellence Awards.
Judges of this year’s Energy Efficiency and Renewables Awards included industry experts from B&ES, Greenheat, HHIC, Wolseley, BEAMA, BRE Global and Renewable Energy Installer magazine.
A spokesperson for the judges added: “Eco2Solar is a business with clear goals and with an ethical commitment to its staff and to charity above and beyond its competitors.”
The ceremony was hosted by Channel 4 Countdown’s Nick Hewer and with entertainment by comedian Jimmy Carr.