Charity information

Ashden

Through the Ashden Awards, we champion some of the world’s best green trailblazers then help them expand their work through the Ashden UK and International support programmes.

Founded 2004

  • Mission statement

    We believe sustainable energy is the biggest challenge – and the biggest opportunity – of our time. We uncover the best in sustainable energy and show the world its potential to improve lives, boost economic growth and accelerate the transition to a low-carbon world.

  • Aims

    Ashden aims to:

    • To increase public awareness in developing countries and worldwide of the environmental and ecological benefits of sustainable and renewable energy sources and energy conservation.
    • The advancement of education for the public benefit in developing countries and worldwide in relation to sustainable and renewable energy sources and related environmental and ecological issues.
    • To relieve poverty and to preserve and protect public health by promoting the use of sustainable and renewable energy sources in developing countries and worldwide.
  • Overview

    Established: March 2004

    Registered Charity Number: 1104153

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 8

    Phone number: 020 7410 0330

    Address: The Peak, 3rd Floor 5 Wilton Road London SW1V 1AP

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