On December 3rd 2008 the Tvind School was awarded the European Solar Prize for the educational effect the building of the windmill has had.
The following text and links are from Eurosolar's homepage
"European Solar Prize 2008
You can watch all presentations and read about all the winnners on the Eurosolars website
You can find here the laureates of the European Solar Prizes 2008. The Award Ceremony took place on December 3rd, 2008, in the Berlin office of the KfW Bankengruppe.
Since 1994 EUROSOLAR has been awarding the European Solar Prizes to municipalities, companies, individuals using Renewable Energies, and to organizations who rendered outstanding service to the utilization of Renewable Energy. The European Solar Prizes are awarded by EUROSOLAR in cooperation with KfW Bankengruppe. The winners of the European Solar Prizes are chosen among the applicants for the respective national Solar Prizes.
EUROSOLAR congratulates all winners of the European Solar Prizes 2008."