Royal Society Esso Energy Award

This award was made for outstanding contributions in science or engineering relating to energy.

The Royal Society Esso Energy Award was “for outstanding contributions to the advancement of science,engineering or technology leading to the more efficient mobilization, use or conservation of energy resources.”

The award was supported by the Esso Petroleum Company Limited and was awarded for the final time in 1999.

The medal was of gold and was accompanied by a gift of £2,000.