This, the first ever Bristol Green Capital set of awards, will go to a business that have introduced an environmentally friendly new product, process, invention, idea, or new way of thinking, working or design that has made a significant to the businesses environmental impact and Cameron Balloons has been shortlisted for the world's first fully-certifed Solar Balloon in the Bristol Green Capital Innovation Award category.
Cameron Balloons' Solar Balloon story can be found here http://www.cameronballoons.co.uk/news/worlds-1st-fully-certified-solar-balloon
The judges will be interested how the innovation has made a measurable improvement to the environment or made a process or product more eco-friendly.They will also be interested to know how innovation is embraced within the culture of the business and we are delighted to report that already, Cameron Balloons have manufactured a second solar hybrid balloon, using knowledge, experience, techniques and data from this first fully certified, record balloon.
Huge congratulations also to all the other finalists doing amazing 'Green' work from us all at Cameron Balloons and of course a huge thank you to the organisers who have worked to not only bring the city this incredible accolade but also to bring the idea of being 'Green' to so many more people through their year long event programme.
Pictured here (right) is Don Cameron with 'The Bristol Post 2015 European Green Capital Award' certificate - which is now proudly up in our Reception at HQ.