Press release - Climeon receives award at “Green Shipping Rotterdam Summit”
Press release Oct. 17th 2017
Climeon receives award at “Green Shipping Rotterdam Summit”
On the first day of “Green Shipping Rotterdam Summit” Climeon was, by audience election, awarded as "The most exceptional contribution to Green Shipping of the year". Approximately 300 people active in the maritime industry attended and voted. Nominated in the category were, besides Climeon, Espo, Rolls-Royce, Baltic Ports Organization and Terntank.
“The most exceptional contribution to Green Shipping of the year” is “awarded to the company that has shown commitment to Green Shipping by investing in emissions reduction, air and water quality improvements, and other green initiatives.”*
Climeon and the Climeon Heat Power solution, converting waste heat from the vessel engines into electricity, won.
Christopher Engman CRO/CMO, Climeon:
“This gives the maritime team at Climeon and the staff at home, a lot of extra energy in the pursuit of reducing CO2 emissions”
Carl Berglund Head of Sales Maritime at Climeon:
“We are making great progress in the Maritime sector and this is an extra golden star for us.”
Climeon is a Swedish cleantech equipment vendor and world leader in converting low temperature heat into clean electricity. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Stockholm with 45+ employees. Climeon was founded to deliver an economically viable business case when it comes to converting low temperature heat into electricity. Climeon was built with the ambition to deliver a good business case for using waste heat and a positive environmental impact. We call it business for a better world.
Climeon is listed on Swedish Nasdaq First North Premier.
About Green Shipping Rotterdam Summit
16-17 October 2017 Wisdom Events arranges the Green Shipping annual summit. At this event most of the container shipping companies are gathered together with politicians, specialists and vendors.
The 2nd International Green Shipping Summit provides a unique possibility to meet marine professionals from across the entire value chain. This is an opportunity for industry executives to convene in order to search for viable alternative green ship technologies, network together and form new business ventures by bonding over a common goal – environmental protection. The 2nd International Green Shipping Summit is the place where companies can connect with potential clients and associate with fellow industry professionals!
Cecilia Edling Östman
Head of PR