CCIA announces eighth annual cleantech leadership award finalists

Friday October 13, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CCIA, CCIA 2017 Cleantech Awards, Shelly Curtiss, Golden

GOLDEN -- Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA) today named 11 finalists for its eighth annual "Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration," honoring leadership in advancing cleantech job creation, corporate growth, individual effort and innovation.  

Winners will be announced Oct. 25 at the Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration in Boulder.ccia-2017-awards-logo

CCIA said company finalists were selected based on their ability to impact the clean technology marketplace, successful fundraising efforts, ability to scale technology, and statewide job creation impact.  

Individuals were selected for their commitment to expanding Colorado's cleantech ecosystem and their devotion to the growth of their respective organizations, CCIA said.

"Each year, the Colorado community comes together to honor the outstanding achievements of the state's cleantech industry,” said Shelly Curtiss, CCIA’s interim director.

“We are consistently overwhelmed with the caliber of companies and individuals nominated for these awards. It is an honor to recognize those in our cleantech industry who are devoted to advancing clean technology while expanding Colorado's cleantech industry footprint."

The 2017 Colorado Cleantech Leadership Awards Finalists are:

HIGH IMPACT CLEANTECH COMPANY

AES Distributed Energy

Clear Comfort

Enbala Power Networks

BREAKOUT CLEANTECH COMPANY

Solid Power

South River Aquaponics

SunTech Drive

EMERGING CLEANTECH COMPANY

AMP Robotics

SilLion

CLEANTECH INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR

Blake Jones, Clean Energy Credit Union

Dustin Smith, SolarTAC

Tony Wibbeler, Bolder Industries

The awards event will be held from 5 – 8:30 p.m. at Rayback Collective in Boulder.

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