Eight top experts join the Jury for the 2015 energynomics Evolution Awards


Eight of the best experts in the Romanian energy industry join to jury the candidate projects and people for the third edition of energynomics Awards! Over 45 projects have been collected between September 28 and October 28, and jurors will cast their votes online.

To select the winners, the jury will examine each application based on three fundamental principles.

SUCCESS – the proposals should prove commercial success in the activity sector of the respective company.
IMPACT – the proposals must have measurable impact on the energy sector, upon the community or the economy as a whole.
INOVATION – the proposals should have introduced the Romanian energy sector with certain products / services / innovative business practices which contribute to the healthy development of the business.

Niculae Havrileţ, president ANRE

Bogdan Văduva, partner KPMG

Roberto Musneci, partner Șerban & Musneci Associates

Radu Dudău, co-founder and director EPG

Iulian Iancu, president CNR-CME

Sergiu Sebeși, president CSR Nest Association

Farrukh Khan, partner Deloitte România

Lucian Anghel, CEO BCR Pensii, president BSE

Among the organizations which entered the competition there are: CEZ România, E.ON România, Eaton Corporation, Electrica, Electrocentrale Bucureşti, Elsaco Electronic, Forte Gaz GN, GDF Suez Energy România, Hidroelectrica, Hunt Oil, Luxten Lighting Company, Nuclearelectrica, OMV Petrom, OPCOM, Optim Project Management, Oscar Downstream, Raffles Energy, Regional Air Services, Ridgid – Emerson, Romgaz, SAS România, Servelect Cluj, Transelectrica, Unicmar New Energy, Valeg Creative Solutions, as well as Universities such as Universitatea Tehnică din Cluj Napoca, ABMME, Universitatea de Petrol şi Gaze din Ploieşti şi Universitatea Politehnică Bucureşti.

For the next weeks, we will present in energynomics.ro each of the candidate projects, in 9 articles, one for each category. One of the registred projects will be awarded. However, each of the companies and all the people involved in these projects deserve our respect and the widest promotion possible.

The awards will be handed to the winners in the special evening Gala on December 3rd.

Awards and categories
The energynomics Awards are celebrated annually, starting from 2013. The Awards have a symbolic character, i.e. it is a non-financial award. Their primal aim is to recognize the excellency in the energy business, promoting the companies, ideas and people most consistent with the following criteria:

Best Corporate Citizen

The award honours the company with the most important impact upon the community in which it operates (donations, sponsorships, responsibility towards the environment, other forms of CSR).

Energy Efficiency

The award rewards the company that implemented a remarkable energy efficiency project at national or local scale, by the amount of energy consumption reduction obtained, by the favorable impact to the business and the environment, by the financing attracted, and by the performance in communicating the project as a landmark model of good practice.

M&A Deal of the year

The award honors the company that managed the most important procedure for purchase / controlling stake / merger / farm-in / farm-out. Among the analysis criteria: size and impact of the operation (based on size of the original company), the development prospects of the company results, the degree of innovation.

Financing of the year

The award honors the company / companies that managed the most inventive and of impact funding for the energy sector in Romania. Among the analysis criteria: the structure of the grant agreement, the impact upon the financed company, the anticipated growth for the business, benefits for the shareholders.

Best new-comer / Best turn-around

The award honors the company that came with the most interesting novelty this year: new entrant in Romania, domain extension, new major scale project, unused technologies until today.

Executive of the year

The award honors the most innovative and inspirational manager in the industry. Among the analysis criteria: the executive proved leadership, contributed to the company’s growth, introduced and implemented new strategies.

Lifetime Achievement Award

The award honors an energy industry personality from Romania (capacity for leadership, contributions to the development of the company, has introduced and applied innovative business strategies, leader of thought).

Outstanding Development

The award honors the company that has stood out by one specific accomplishment, something with great impact that raised the public attention and became a benchmark in the industry, throughout the year.

Young Energy Expert

This award category is open to all under 35 years old Romanian professionals with up to 10 years’ experience in in the industry. The Young Energy Professional Award is the result of a partnership between energynomics.ro and RNC-WEC’s VLER. The award recognizes work and achievements in 2015, relevant within the Romanian or regional energy sector.

The energynomics Awards has as its primary role to provide the energy community in Romania with successful models, inspirational benchmarks and case studies from exceptional organizations and personalities.

Altogether, the energynomics Awards aims to highlight the achievements of the energy sector for a better visibility to the business partners and general public.

The energynomics Awards Evolution 2015 enjoy the support and trust of the most reputed institutions and associations of local energy. among them: CNR-CME, COGEN, CRE, EPG, RBSTA, ROGBC, ROPEPCA, RPIA, RWEA, UPG, and Aspen Institute România.

The energynomics Awards Project is mostly self-financed, proposed and organized by Wing Media Energy Consulting, through energynomics.ro and its partners: ALD Automotive, Aqua Carpatica, Artmark, BCR Pensii, CEZ România, Chivas, Domeniile Sâmbureşti, Electrica, Envisan, Hidroelectrica, Hunt Oil, Kyocera, LeasePlan, Mitsubishi, OMV Petrom, Petrotel Lukoil, Schneider Electric România, Emerson Ridge Tools, SGS România, Transelectrica, WU Executive Academy.

2015 energynomics Awards welcomes the support from the following media partners: Bursa, Business Review, Forbes, Puterea, Mesagerul Energetic, Universul Ingineresc – AGIR, Revista 22, Economistul.