The winners of the 2016 awards

Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - overrall winner

Sponsored by Rooftop Housing Group

SeSaME


Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - individual and household category winner

Sponsored by imaGine

Stephen Martin - nominated for his work in bringing environmental issues into the public arena, engaging public bodies in environmental action and developing Transition Evesham Vale initiatives including the Vale Local Food Festival and the 30:30 local food scheme. 

 

Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - small business category joint winners

Sponsored by JellyPickleJam and The Evesham Greengrocer

UNIQ Furniture offers schools and businesses a greener alternative to disposal and landfill by taking unwanted items and upcycling them into quality end products.

Pershore Weir Hydro Project - a 236 kW hydropower scheme on the River Avon, protecting a farm from flooding, generating green electricity for Pershore Leisure Centre, promoting wildlife habitats and generating a return on investment for the owner.

 

Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - larger business and public sector category winner

Sponsored by Areca Design

Walsh Mushrooms - nominated for the installation of solar panels and LED lighting at its Evesham distribution depot, resulting in significant reductions in lighting energy demand and heat generation, and for its extensive work to support the local community.

 

Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - community group category winner

Sponsored by Hayloft Plants

SeSaME, which stands for Sedgeberrow Sustainable and Manageable Energy. The group has been pivotal in helping households in the village obtain grants for external insulation, it has coordinated the installation of solar panels for both the village hall and the primary school, and its members also resurrected the village newsletter to ensure good communication with the village.

 

Wychavon Intelligently Green Awards 2016 - schools/ college category winner

Sponsored by University of Worcester

St Nicholas Federation Green Team - nominated for turning a messy, unattractive space into a beautiful, peaceful, green space (the Peace Zone) with features made from recycled materials.