Nominations Are Now Open for the 4th Annual Global Cleantech 100 List of the Top Private Innovators in Clean Technology

100 Most Promising Companies to be Revealed at the Global Cleantech Summit and Gala in October

MUNICH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cleantech Group, creators of the i3 market intelligence platform and producers of the worldwide Cleantech Forums, today announced at Cleantech Forum Europe that nominations for the fourth annual Global Cleantech 100 list are now open.

The list recognizes the 100 most promising and innovative companies in areas such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, water and waste, and low carbon transportation. The Global Cleantech 100 program is produced in collaboration with the UK’s Guardian News and Media.

“Observing through the international nominations process how viewpoints and sentiment in cleantech is evolving year on year goes to the core of what the Global Cleantech 100 really is – a barometer on global cleantech innovation,” said Richard Youngman, Cleantech Group’s Managing Director, Europe & Asia. “Each year brings new companies forward, and an ever growing pool of people providing their input; I am excited to see what our 4th Global Cleantech 100 brings.”

The 2012 Global Cleantech 100 list will be revealed at the Global Cleantech 100 Summit & Gala in Washington DC, October 1-2, 2012.

“This year’s Global Cleantech 100 Summit & Gala is shaping up to be an inspiring event,” said Sheeraz Haji, Cleantech Group CEO. “This is a unique opportunity to join a select group of leading entrepreneurs, corporations, government leaders and top investors as we honor this year’s achievements in cleantech”

To nominate a company for the 2012 Global Cleantech 100 visit Registration for the Global Cleantech 100 Summit & Gala will open in May.

Cleantech Group

Cleantech Group’s market intelligence, events and advisory services accelerate market adoption, stimulate demand, and remove barriers to cleantech innovation. A global company with offices in North America and Europe, we connect business leaders with cleantech innovation through the i3 Platform (, the most comprehensive, vetted, up-to-date source for insights into companies, investors, financing and relationships across the clean technology ecosystem. Cleantech Group also produces the premier Cleantech Forum® and Focus™ events worldwide. Details at


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