Clean Tech Leaders Honored at North America Smart Energy Week

Winners of The Cleanie Awards—the only comprehensive awards program focused exclusively on the clean energy industry—were unveiled on Sept. 24 during North America Smart Energy Week in Salt Lake City, Utah.

“The Cleanie Awards honors companies and individuals at the forefront of innovation for the clean technology and renewables industries,” said Elyssa Haynes, program director for The Cleanie Awards.

Launched in 2018, The Cleanie Awards recognizes trendsetting companies and individuals shaping the cleantech and renewable energy industries. The program spans 12 categories, including Companies of the Year, Non-Profits of the Year, Project of the Year, and Rising Star Under 40. Companies with a U.S. presence, startups, advocates, investors, and entrepreneurs were considered by a six-judge panel from companies including Google, Edison Energy, and ScottMadden.

The 2019 winners are:

Enterprise Company of the Year Platinum Winner Enel Green Power
Gold Winner GE Power
Midsize Company of the Year Platinum Winner Clearway Energy Group
Gold Winners Con Edison Clean Energy
Gold Winners NextEra Energy Resources
Gold Winners Invenergy
Non-Profit of the Year Platinum Winner Smart Electric Power Alliance
Gold Winner Clean Energy Business Network
Startup of the Year Platinum Winner Point Load Power
Gold Winner Li-ion Tamer
Investment Organization of the Year Platinum Winner Hannon Armstrong
Entrepreneur of the Year Platinum Winner Janice Lin
Strategen
Woman of the Year Platinum Winner Kelly Speakes-Backman
ESA
Rising Star: Under 40 Platinum Winner Lauren Glickman
RENEWCOMM
Gold Winners Guy Van Syckle
Hannon Armstrong
Gold Winners Matt Hankey
New Energy Equity
Product of the Year Platinum Winner Point Load Power
PV Booster
Gold Winner Greentek Energy Systems
Apollo Series LED Solar Street Light
Project of the Year Platinum Winner Viking Cold Solutions
Thermal Energy Storage Deployment
Gold Winner Southern Power & RES
Cactus Flats Wind
Best Public Affairs Campaign Platinum Winner Fresh Energy
Pollinator-Friendly Solar Campaign
Gold Winner Calvert Street Group & sPower
Spotsy for Solar Campaign
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Winners of The Cleanie Awards were recognized at North America Smart Energy Week in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Sept. 24.

POWER staff (@POWERmagazine).