KUALA LUMPUR. 1 August 2019 – National Energy Awards (NEA) encourages industry players in the energy efficiency & renewable energy sectors to play an important role in transforming the country’s sustainable energy landscape. It is conceptualised to recognise the growing commitment and confidence of businesses and institutions in Malaysia in adopting sustainable practices in their operations. NEA 2019 had received an overwhelming response of 145 applications with 77 organizations qualified to participate in the 2 categories namely energy efficiency and renewable energy. This year’s Category 1 received 17 submissions for the Energy Efficient Buildings and 27 submissions for the Energy Management. As for Category 2, the Renewable Energy category, 33 companies and organisations submitted their entries.