CTG reported a record number of nominations this year: 9,900 distinct companies from 77 countries. These companies were weighted and scored and further reviewed, resulting in a finalized list of 100 companies from 17 countries.
"From day one, the purpose of the Global Cleantech 100 program was to act as our barometric read on how the many facets that contribute to the emergence and maturing of an innovation theme like cleantech (the "doing of more with less") are changing year on year," said Richard Youngman, CEO, CTG (Cleantech Group). "Now in its 8th year, we see more signals this year of the ongoing mainstreaming of clean technologies, sustainability, and resource efficiency on its journey towards the point where this is just the normal way business is done."
About Cleantech Group
Founded in 2002, the mission of Cleantech Group (CTG) is to accelerate sustainable innovation. Our subscriptions, events and programs are all designed to help corporates, investors, and all players in the innovation ecosystem discover and connect with the key companies, trends, and people in the market. Our coverage is global, spans the entire clean technology theme and is relevant to the future of all industries. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with a growing international presence in London. CTG's parent company, Enovation Partners, one of Consulting Magazine's 7 to Watch, is based in Chicago (learn more at www.enovationpartners.com).
Modumetal is a leading manufacturer of next-generation nanolaminated materials with applications across a range of industries including the energy, infrastructure, aerospace and automotive sectors. Modumetal's low-CAPEX manufacturing approach uses electricity, rather than heat, as its primary input, enabling near room temperature operations and unlocking unprecedented materials performance at competitive costs. Modumetal has established partnerships with leading oil and gas, aerospace and technology companies, and the company's investors include BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips and Steel Dynamics. For complete information on Modumetal's leadership within the cleantech space, access i3 by visiting i3connect.com—CTG's leading market intelligence platform—and search for Modumetal.
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