Efficiency NB / Office of the Premier

Nominations open for energy efficiency awards (10/02/18)

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Feb. 18, 2010



MONCTON (CNB) - The call for nominations for the second annual Premier's Awards for Energy Efficiency was announced by Premier Shawn Graham.

Efficiency NB created the awards to recognize innovation and leadership in the field of energy efficiency in New Brunswick.

Graham, who handed out the awards for the first time in May 2009, was impressed by the number and calibre of the nominations.

"These awards give us an opportunity to recognize those individuals, communities, businesses and industries that are, in many cases quietly working away but are truly leaders in our province in the field of energy efficiency," said Graham.

The deadline for submitting nominations to Efficiency NB is Thursday, March 18. The public and the business community are encouraged to nominate their peers, companies or communities for one or more of the following awards:

A description of each award, along with the information about the nomination process, is online.

Efficiency NB will select award recipients for an additional eight categories from among its exemplary program participants.


MEDIA CONTACT: Tracey Somers, communications, Efficiency NB, 506-643-2860, tracey.somers@gnb.ca.