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Top 30 Finalists of GCCA Award 2015 announced!

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We are pleased to announce the Global Cleantech Cluster Association Top 30 Finalists for its 2015 GCCA Later Stage Awards!

These mid-to-late-stage companies originate from a variety of cleantech industries and have a proven track record in their home market, with the goal to expand internationally. Using the Keystone Compact Method, each company was evaluated based on their merits in technological and business acumen.

Please login to the Company Directory on the GCCA website to check out all GCCA Award 2015 Nominees and the Top 30 Finalists.


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New Open Innovation Challenges in the GCCA D-Hub

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Two new open innovation challenges are launched in the GCCA Deployment Hub (D-Hub). The #FutureisClean Campaign is looking for your support to engage with the world's policy leaders at the COP21 in Paris, end beyond. The #FutureisClean Campaign is lead by the Swiss adventurer and pioneer Bertrand Piccard with Solar Impulse - the first airplane that will fly around the world with solar energy. The campaign is supported by VIP's like Al Gore and Richard Branson.

The large, publicly traded Finnish energy provider FORTUM is looking for your breakthrough...

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Around the world in a solar airplane

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Abu Dhabi/Payerne, Switzerland – A record-breaking attempt to fly around the world in a solar-powered plane has completed its first leg on March 9th 2015. Bertrand Piccard, the initiator of Solar Impulse together with Swiss businessman André Borschberg, is also the President of the Board of swisscleantech.

It's a deep-breath moment in the history of technology as Solar Impulse soars to the skies. "I had this dream 16 years ago of flying around the world without fuel, just on solar power. Now, we're about to do it. The passion is there and I look...

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