Energy Globe Award
The Austrian foundation, Energy Globe, has awarded a prize every year since 1999, a renowned prize rewarding projects concerned with the environment. Eight hundred projects are examined every year and prizes are awarded by country, in the categories of Earth, Fire, Water, Air and Youth. Initiative Développement (ID) has twice received the China prize, as follows:
in 2010, in the Water category, for its programme making drinking water accessible in the province of Guizhou, and in 2011, in the Air category, for its Biogas programme in the provinces of Ghuizou and Yunnan.