The National German Sustainability Award is the recognition of exemplary sustainability work in business, local authorities and research. elobau was nominated for the 2016 National German Sustainability Award in the category of medium-sized companies with between 500 and 5,000 employees. elobau is therefore one of the top 5 most sustainable medium-sized companies in Germany. The reason for the jury’s decision: elobau sets a good example to many medium-sized manufacturers of how completely climate-neutral production can already be achieved today using efficient technology, renewable energy sources and innovation. As a company, elobau is always setting itself new, ambitious targets in order to operate in a more sustainable way, and is therefore a role model for continuous sustainability improvement in Germany. The jury therefore recognized the company’s pioneering role in a specialized area in the technology and mechanical engineering location of Germany with a nomination in the category ” Germany’s most sustainable medium-sized company”. The 2016 award ceremony was under the patronage of the German Chancellor, and is regarded as one of Germany’s most prestigious sustainability events. More about sustainability at elobau