Earlier this week, Ghana Energy Awards (GEA) opened its 2019 nominations aimed at recognizing the accomplishments of various organisations and individuals within the country’s energy sector.

Themed, “Energy: the Key to a Sustainable Economy for Industrialisation”, the awards scheme is also aimed at acknowledging the values and morals of companies and personalities to national development.

Dr Kwame Ampofo, Chairman of the Awarding Panel, mentioned that it is the continuous support and involvement of stakeholders that would make the awards realise its objective.

As part of the activities to mark this year’s event, there would be an Energy Personality outreach programme, a courtesy call on veterans in the industry, exhibition at the fifth Ghana Renewable Energy Fair and a visit by the GEA team to Corporate Social Responsibility project sites of nominees.

The Awards endorsed by the Ministry of Energy and the World Energy Council (Ghana) is slated for Friday, November 29, 2019.

To file for nominations for the awards, interested persons can visit www.ghanaenergywards.com or send an email info@ghanaenergyawards.com before October 25th, 2019.

The awards categories covers: Energy Personality of the Year, CEO of the Year, Industry Leadership Awards, Energy Business Leadership Award, Energy Company of the Year, Emerging Energy Company of the Year, Energy Institution of the Year, and the Rising Star Award as well as the Best Energy Reporter of the Year.

The results would be published one month prior to the awards ceremony via the awards website and press release.