Clean Tech and New Energy Awards 2012

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The magazine The New Economy has released its list of Clean Tech and New Energy Award winners for 2012, celebrating “companies who have pursued new thinking for existing technologies.”

“The award winners represent a large spectrum of intelligent ideas for the creation and saving of energy and resources. From better ways to preserve water to creating power via hydroelectricity, The New Economy has evaluated the projects that will serve and impact on the way of life well into the next century. The winners represent the companies who are delivering progress in this area while considering our relationship with the environment at the same time.”

The full announcement along with articles on some of the winning technologies can be found in the Autumn edition of The New Economy, currently on sale, but a full list of the winners is copied below.
 

 

Australasia/Pacific

Best Clean Energy Company, Australasia/Pacific
Verve Energy

Best Renewable Energy Company, Australasia/Pacific
Trina Solar

Best Emerging Renewable Energy Company, Australasia/Pacific
Infigen

Best Clean Energy Investor, Australasia/Pacific
Tsing Capital

Excellence in Innovation, Australasia/Pacific
Solar Sailor

Best CEO, Australasia/Pacific
Jifan Gao, Trina Solar

Europe

Best Clean Energy Company, Europe
Iberdrola

Best Renewable Energy Company, Europe
SolarWorld

Best Emerging Renewable Energy Company, Europe
iRES Enerji

Best Clean Energy Investor, Europe
Goldman Sachs

Exellence in Innovation, Europe
DESERTEC Foundation

Best CEO, Europe
Thiemo Gropp, DESERTEC Foundation

Middle East/Africa

Best Clean Energy Company, Middle East/Africa
Kahramaa

Best Renewable Energy Company, Middle East/Africa
Masdar

Best Emerging Renewable Energy Company, Middle East/Africa
Qatar Solar Technologies

Best Clean Energy Investor, Middle East/Africa
QDB

Excellence in Innovation, Middle East/Africa
Tigi Solar

Best CEO, Middle East/Africa
Omran Al Kuwari, Green Gulf

North America

Best Clean Energy Company, North America
Next Era Energy

Best Renewable Energy Company, North America
First Solar

Best Emerging Renewable Energy Company, North America
Finavera

Best Clean Energy Investor, North America
Goldman Sachs

Excellence in Innovation, North America
SolarCity

Best CEO, North America
Lyndon Rive, SolarCity

South America

Best Clean Energy Company, South America
Neoenergia

Best Renewable Energy Company, South America
Renova Energia

Best Emerging Renewable Energy Company, South America
Acciona

Best Clean Energy Investor, South America
BNDESPAR

Excellence in Innovation, South America
Subsole

Best CEO, South America
Mathias Becker, Renova Energia

 

Source: The New Economy via PR Newswire


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