Ashden

About Ashden
  • Based In: United Kingdom
  • Countries Active: United Kingdom
  • Sector: Energy
  • Beneficiaries: People in poverty, Women and girls
  • Financing Provided: Equity, Grant

The Ashden Trust is a charitable grant-making organisation that supports sustainable development initiatives. Ashden is a charity that rewards and supports sustainable energy enterprises to accelerate the transition to low-carbon economies across the world.

Ashden uncovers ground-breaking sustainable energy solutions in the UK and developing world and inspires others to follow.  This is done by celebrating leading sustainable energy enterprises and programmes through their annual Awards scheme, helping them realise their potential. Ashden shares the insights and know-how of their winners widely, and pushes for the changes needed to build a low-carbon future.


Ashden team members on AVPN Connector