LONDON, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CleanEquity Monaco 2013, the foremost emerging cleantech conference hosted by Innovator Capital, the London specialist investment bank, concluded, following a message from H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, Friday 8th March with its Award Ceremony.
An independent panel of judges, selected ClearSign Combustion (NASDAQ: CLIR) as best in class for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Research.
Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital commented:"ClearSign Combustion looks to be on the verge of something exceptional. It has all the hallmarks of a truly disruptive technology."
Innovator Capital looks at over 400 emerging cleantech companies each year, the presenting companies are carefully sourced and selected with a view to maintaining investor-quality opportunities from a broad cross section of the global cleantech industry. The four key criteria for selection are management, technology, intellectual property and revenue potential. Final selection included 20+ of the world's most inspiring next-generation cleantech companies, which were invited to present at this year's conference.
ClearSign Combustion CEO, Rick Rutkowski, commented: "I would like to thank our hosts and the organisers of the CleanEquity Monaco conference, Innovator Capital, for this opportunity and for what was a truly outstanding event. Given the calibre of all the presenting companies and in particular the two other award winners, it is an honour to have been selected to receive the Award for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Research. We believe ClearSign's Electrodynamic Combustion Control™ is potentially game-changing technology and I would like to thank Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital for his kind remarks. I also want to note that this award is recognition of the outstanding progress that has been made by the ClearSign research and development team, led by CTO Joe Colannino, in advancing our technology to commercialisation."
About ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR)
ClearSign Combustion Corporation designs and develops technologies that aim to improve key performance characteristics of combustion systems including energy efficiency, emissions control, fuel flexibility and overall cost effectiveness. For more information, visit www.clearsign.com.
Contributors to the 2013 event included The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, The Hinduja Foundation, Monaco's Chamber of Economic Development, Covington & Burling, Qualcomm, MDB Capital, PR Newswire, Kwittken & Company and the Monte-Carlo SBM.
Dennis S. Dobson, Jr.,
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