Several companies of the sector and/or operating in the province have offered its sponsorship to the project “Neighbors for Climate” by providing some sort of prizes for participants of the competition. Granada Provincial Agency of Energy is open to any company wanting to join to the new project as a sponsor.
Companies already sponsoring this initiative in the campaign 2012-2013 are:
|PHILIPS (http://www.philips.co.uk/about/company/index.page/ and http://www.philips.co.uk/about/sustainability/index.page): Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a diversified technology company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy-efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming and oral healthcare. PHILIPS Spain is collaborating with the delivery of an 10W LED bulb for each house participating in the competition.||“The Saving House” Foundation (http://www.lacasaqueahorra.org/): Leading companies in the construction launch “The Saving House” Foundation with a main objective: to sensitize all sectors of society on the importance of energy efficiency in buildings and the benefits that this can bring to the economic and energy savings, protecting the environment and creating jobs, incorporating also criteria for acoustic comfort and passive safety to fire “The Saving House” Foundation cooperates providing kit for the houses with more savings within the project “Neighbors for Climate”.|
|VIVENDIO (http://www.vivendio.es/): The consortium business ENERWIND-VIVENDIO is developing since 1998 many projects in engineering and industrial management, with a large staff of excellent and experienced technicians covering a wide spectrum of engineering disciplines, working with the best specialists in specific materials and maintaining excellent relationships with commercial companies specializing in the industrial sector The VIVENDIO company collaborates with an energy audit at the home of those residents who request it, while participating in the initiative.||DOMOELECTRA (http://www.domoelectra.com/): The SME company is at the electrical installations and telecommunications sector, with a strong emphasis on “Technical 2.0”, with a good aid on the Social Networks. The company collaborates with an energy audit at the home of those residents who request it, while participating in the initiative.|
|ECOLUM Foundation (http://www.ecolum.es/): The Ecolum Foundation, as an authorized “SIG”, is responsible for the management of waste from the luminaires in Category 5 “Lighting Equipment” according to the Royal Decree 208/2005 on Electrical and Electronic Equipment and Management of its waste. Since 2011, is also responsible for the waste management of illuminated signs, included in this Royal Decree The ECOLUM Foundation collaborate with the delivery of an stationery kit for every participant house of the “Neighbors for Climate” project.||COVIRAN (http://www.coviran.es/): Covirán is a cooperative of food distribution retailers, and one of the most important companies in the Spanish social economy. Since 1961 when the company was constituted, its unchanged philosophy is framed under the formula of social economy: the satisfaction of its members and an 100% orientation on end customer, become its reason for being. One goal of this company is to influence positively on the cooperative tissue, preventing the end of many family business, and creating new jobs for the growth of the partners, increasing their competitiveness. Thanks to the work of awareness and dissemination of good environmental practices carried out by internal staff, as well as other actions to better use of resources in their platforms and offices, such as the introduction of new industrial refrigeration facilities in different workplaces or energy audits, Covirán has achieved an improvement in the energy efficiency of its distribution platforms. In this regard it is noteworthy that during 2012 there has been a reduction of 200,000 kW in operational centers and a production of 165,000 kW with the photovoltaic plant in the center of Granada, which has resulted in total non-emission to the atmosphere of 3,840 tons of CO2 and 1,076 kg of sulfur dioxide. The company collaborates delivering a shopping cart to the winning family of each group.|
|ANILED Association (http://www.aniled.es/): ANILED is the Spanish LED Industry Association; it is an entrepreneurial nonprofit organization acting as a forum of the efficient lighting sector. Its goal is to help to organize, structure and energize the LED sector, acting as a forum for the companies operating in the sector of efficient lighting. ANILED was born in April 2012 with the goal of becoming the most representative industry association. Nowadays there are over 40 companies as members; all of them at the sector of efficient lighting or specialists in different areas: Manufacturers, Distributors, Installers, Consultants, ESE’s, Training Centers, Engineering, etc. ANILED is collaborating with support, dissemination and participation of several partners in sponsoring tasks.||ANILED -> Guli Iluminación (http://www.guli.es) Guli Lighting is specialized in the development, manufacture and distribution of LED lighting products, with the main objective of customer advice, offering products that promote savings and improve energy efficiency. Guli lighting products are distributed under the LED brand by Guli; thet are varied, with high quality and easy installation, also equipped with all the necessary certifications for use and warranty. The working life of these products exceeds 30,000 hours and with this use there is an average of achieved saving of 80% in electricity bill. The company Guli Lighting is collaborating with the project with the delivery of a kit of its LED products for the winning groups. ANILED -> AIRIS LED Solutions (http://www.airisled.es) AIRIS offers global LED lighting solutions designed for customers wanting to achieve significant energy savings and reduce electricity bill without making any investment. AIRIS has developed a model where the client does not have to invest, paying the installation with the savings generated by the implementation of LEDs, generating a net profit immediately (the price of the equipment is lower of the generated savings. These benefits are achieved through the use of the best high quality and high efficiency LED products. The AIRIS LED company is collaborating delivering a kit of LED lighting products for the winning home.|
You can read more information about this project at the different sections of our website, or on the official website of the project: http://www.energyneighbourhoods.eu/es/