Photon Energy scooped the coveted Contractor of the Year gong at last night’s Solar & Storage Awards as the Solar Trade Association’s Leonie Greene was recognised for her contribution to the UK solar sector.
In winning the Contractor of the Year, Photon broke EvoEnergy’s winning streak and finally picked up the prize having been highly commended in the category in the past.
A total of 11 awards were handed out at the event, hosted by comedian Zoe Lyons and held at the Hilton Metropole in Birmingham.
Other big winners on the night included Centrica, who won the Smart Energy Award for its local energy trial in Cornwall, and BayWa r.e. which was crowned as O&M Provider of the Year.
A full list of winners is as follows;
Contractor of the Year
The Alan Clark Award for Local or Community Energy
Wind & Sun – Fair Isle & Canna Community Electrification
Solar and/or Storage Product Innovation
Myenergi – Zappi
Highly commended: SolFit
Residential Solar and/or Storage Project of the Year
FES Support Services
Highly commended: HBS New Energies
Commercial Solar and/or Storage Project of the Year
SAS Energy – Meadowhall
Highly commended: RenEnergy
Utility-scale Solar and/or Storage Project of the Year
Foresight – Port of Tyne
Highly commended: Anesco
Best Industry Innovator
Steve Williams – Clean Solar Solutions
Best in Show Solar Design Award
Smart Energy Award
Centrica – PLMR
Woman of the Year
Kristine Rabecaite – Limejump
Lifetime Achievement Award