Awards and Recognition for AAT

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Some of the awards we've received...


Jan 2010: AAT was one twenty winners across the UK of £500k in DECC Low Carbon Communities Challenge.

June 2010: AAT selected as one of five communities for £1million research programme, Evaloc, on low carbon communities led by Oxford Uni and Oxford Brookes.

Dec 2009: AAT won a £90k tender to deliver the Ynni’r Fro advice service in the South Wales valleys, advising community groups on wind, hydro and anaerobic projects.

May 2009: AAT secured planning consent for the community wind farm

2009: AAT selected as case study in the Welsh Assembly planning guidance on Renewable Energy

2009: AAT Selected as case study for Cynnal Cymru’s video and photographic exhibition on sustainable development that toured Wales and went to USA

2008: AAT selected as a case study by the Sustainable Development Commission for its website

2007: Dan McCallum, AAT Manager, was a finalist in the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, in the social enterprise category.

2007: AAT won the Wales Community Regeneration Award;

2007: AAT was highly commended in WCVA Volunteers of the Year Award

May 2006, AAT was selected as a case study for the Cynnal Cymru website (Cynnal Cymru is the Assembly-sponsored organisation charged with supporting the Assembly’s commitment to sustainable development); 

April 2006: AAT gave the keynote presentation at the launch of the Community Enterprise Wales/HSBC Awards; 

March 2006: AAT gave the lead presentation to the Communities Workshop at the Sustainable Development Commission’s Celtic Nations Conference; 

Feb 2006, AAT was one of twelve finalists in the national Angela Vivian Social Enterprise Award; 



2004, AAT was invited to meet Tony Blair at a reception to recognise the most innovative social enterprises in the UK; 

2004, AAT was a case study in Practical Evaluation Tools for Urban Sustainability (PETUS) which is a European project being run in the UK by the Welsh School of Architecture, University of Cardiff; 

2004, AAT was chosen as a case study for a best practice guide to sustainability developed by the University of Wales, Bangor; 

Feb 2003, AAT was the subject of a paper, ‘Constraints and levers to community participation, experiences from Awel Aman Tawe’. This paper was delivered at the Department for International Development and Countryside Agency Social Sustainability Workshop Report;

2002, AAT was selected as a case study by the UK Government’s Department for International Development for the UN World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg.

2005: AAT was featured in new planning guidance on wind energy published by the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

2005: Selected as one of the ten best projects supported by Environment Wales and presented with the award at the National Assembly for Wales


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