Winner of the Social Innovation to Tackle Fuel Poverty Programme

 

4 December 2015

After applying to participate in the Social Innovation to Tackle Fuel Poverty programme, we finally received the results from Ashoka and the Schneider Electric Foundation and we were one of only 14 winners out of 270+ applicants! 

Ashoka and the Schneider Electric Foundation launched the “Social Innovation to tackle fuel poverty” program in 6 European countries: Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Italy, Poland and UK, aiming at:

1)     Identifying the area of need and map the current landscape of innovations, trends and main system-changing ideas in the field of fuel poverty

2)     Launching a call for projects and select the most relevant solutions which are poised to thrive over the coming years

Supporting the selected entrepreneurs in their scaling up strategies SHS will receive about 300 hours of mentoring sessions for their project.