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Product or Innovation - Thermal Comfort

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This award recognises products or innovations that make a significant contribution to the thermal comfort element of building performance. These can include solutions in the areas of heating, ventilation, cooling and humidification.

Who should enter

Product manufacturers and system designers.


  • Entries in this category are welcome from UK or international collaborations.   
  • Entries should be for products or innovations introduced or launched between 1 September 2018 to 31 August 2020.

Judging criteria

The Judges will consider any product or innovation that improves building performance and saves energy and carbon, and will be looking for evidence of:


 Clear product technical information for specifiers, designers, installers and operators.

 Research, testing, and development.

 Innovation in design, technology and/or application.

 How the product or innovation performs in actual operation in building(s).

 How the product or innovation should be operated and maintained.

 The whole life costing and performance of the product or innovation.

 Feedback you collected and the subsequent impact the feedback had on the product or innovation.

 Evidence of client and occupant satisfaction with the completed product or innovation and testimonials from partners such as contractors, and other participants in the supply chain.

Entry forms

Download the Product or Innovation -Thermal Comfort Entry Form

Closing date: 3 September 2020

Useful resources

CIBSE Building Performance Awards 2020 - Winners

CIBSE Building Performance Awards 2019 - Winners 

EndoTherm - 2016 Winning Entry

Renewable Energy Sources for Buildings

CIBSE/ADE CP1 Heat Networks: Code of Practice for the UK (2015)