Winners

District Energy systems from all over the world are called upon to apply for each edition of the Global District Energy Awards. The GDECA celebrate the achievements of cities and communities across the globe that demonstrate local leadership in providing clean, sustainable energy solutions. 

The focus is on:

Identifying and recognizing systems that illustrate the overall importance of District Energy (heating & cooling) in providing sustainable energy solutions.
Providing a global benchmark for environmental excellence.
Offering a platform for sharing successful ideas and efforts and encourage further interest in District Energy.

Celebrate our previous winners:


6th Global District Energy Climate Awards

The 6th Global District Energy Climate Awards were revealed on 24th October 2019 in Reykjavik, Iceland! Click here to view the winners!


5th Global District Energy Climate Awards 2017

The 5th Global District Energy Climate Awards were revealed on 24th October in Doha, Qatar.
Congratulations to:

Winner Emerging Market:
Torrelago District Heating | Laguna de Duero, Spain

Winner New Scheme:
Lusail City District Cooling | Lusail City, Qatar

Winner Modernization:
‘Salaspils Siltums’ | Salaspils, Latvia

Winner Expansion:
Tartu DHC System | Tartu, Estonia

Winner ‘Out of the Box’:
District Heating to Ships | Gothenburg, Sweden


Click here to explore all applications from #17GDECA!

Recorded version of the ceremony:


4th Global District Energy Climate Awards 2015

The 4th Global District Energy Climate Awards were revealed on 27 April 2015 in Tallinn, Estonia. 

Recorded version of the ceremony:


3rd Global District Energy Climate Awards 2013

2nd Global District Energy Climate Awards 2011

1st Global District Energy Climate Awards 2009