16 Oct '12, 4pm

MOD conservation and energy champions celebrated for outstanding achievement: The Ministry of Defence (MOD) toda...

The Sanctuary Awards are held in recognition of both group and individual efforts undertaken to benefit wildlife, archaeology, environmental improvement or community awareness of conservation on or within MOD land in the UK or overseas. The 2012 Sanctuary Awards are divided into four categories: Environmental Project, Heritage Project, Sustainability Project and Individual Achievement. The winners of each category are considered for an overall winner to receive the top Silver Otter Award. The Energy Awards recognise individuals and teams for their efforts here in the UK and overseas to conserve energy and cut carbon emissions. Amongst this year’s winners are the Officer in Command of RAF Brize Norton; the Sustainability Team from RAF Northolt; the Health & Safety Officer from RAF Boulmer; a project to create a new Fire Training facility in a former World War II airfield ...

Full article: http://www.mod.uk/DefenceInternet/DefenceNews/EstateAndEn...

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