DEMONSTRATING EXCEPTIONAL ACHIEVEMENT
In the 17 years since its foundation, the Global Energy Prize has been awarded to 42 scientists and researchers around the world who have demonstrated exceptional achievement in their field. The laureates come from 15 countries: Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, France, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, the UK, the USA.
Carlo Rubbia (Italy)
Professor of Gran Sasso Science Institute, former Director-General of CERN, Lifetime Senator in Italy
Peidong Yang (USA)
Director of the Kavli Energy Nanoscience Institute (ENSI), Professor of University of California, Berkeley
Nikolaos Hatziargyriou (Greece)
Director, Full Professor, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)