2016 NZI National Sustainable Business Network Awards Finalists.

The NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards, which have been running for 14 years, are the pre-eminent and longest-standing sustainability awards in New Zealand.

The finalists of the 2016 NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards are listed below. View the winners here.

Sustainability Champion Award

Barry Coates (Green Party, formerly Oxfam and The University of Auckland)
Brian Cox (Bio Energy Association of NZ) 
Buffie Mawhinney (Ranui Community Centre) 
Gareth Morgan (The Morgan Foundation) 
Steve Ellingford (Bayfair Shopping Centre)

Cadence Communications Communicating Sustainability Award

Better NZ Trust 
Green Cabs 
Kokako 
Packaging Forum Inc 
The Oversew Fashion Awards

The EcoPro Cleaning Co Community Innovation Award

Chariot Ridesharing 
Corefusion Limited 
CSC Buying Group 
Ecotricity 
Good Neighbour Aotearoa Trust 
Kiwibank and Banqer
Little Yellow Bird 
The New Zealand Network Charitable Trust 
Verisafe

Airbnb Community Impact Award

Auckland Council 
Counties Manukau Health 
Good Neighbour Aotearoa Trust 
Kai Carrier 
Metal Art 
Packaging Forum Inc 
Sustainability Trust 
TerraCycle

Ricoh Mega Efficiency Innovation Award

Asaleo Care 
Ecotricity 
Energy and Technical Services Ltd 
Method Recycling
My Car Your Rental 
TerraCycle

Auckland Council Mega Efficiency Impact Award 

Capital & Coast District Health Board 
Cityhop 
Fonterra (Edendale Site) 
Fulton Hogan / Tauranga Airport Authority 
Kiwi Experience 
Webstar

Renewables Innovation Award 

Ecotricity 
Flick Electric Co 
NZ Bus 
Scion 
solarcity
Spark NZ 

Renewables Impact Award 

Air New Zealand 
Auckland Transport 
ChargeNet NZ 
Christchurch Bike Share

Yealands Family Wines Restorative Innovation Award 

Avon-Ōtākaro Network 
Ekos 
GHD 
Go Bamboo 
Junk Run 
Raw Essentials 

Restorative Impact Award 

Ceres Organics 
Comvita 
Green Cabs 
We Compost 
ZingBokashi 

EECA Business Energy Management Award 

Capital and Coast District Health Board
ChargeNet NZ
Fonterra (Edendale Site)
Fulton Hogan
NZ Bus