Source: PR Newswire
WEST LEBANON, N.H., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ — SustainX, Inc., a New Hampshire-based company developing a transformational technology for utility-scale energy storage using compressed air, today announced that it has been named to the 2010 Global Cleantech 100, a program produced by the Cleantech Group.
The Global Cleantech 100 highlights those private clean-technology companies around the world that are the likely, in the eyes of the world’s cleantech experts, to have the most significant market impact over the next 5–10 years. To qualify, cleantech companies must be independent, for-profit, and not listed on any major stock exchange.
Nominees for the list included 3,138 companies from 50 countries. Of these, 218 were presented to an expert panel that selected a final 100 companies from 14 countries.
The 60-strong panel was drawn from well-respected organizations in cleantech innovation around the world, including leading investors such as Emerald Technology Ventures, Generation Investment Management, Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers, New Enterprise Associates, SAM Private Equity, Sequoia Capital, and VantagePoint Venture Partners, as well as from corporations from a wide array of industries, including BASF, GE, Honeywell, IBM, Procter & Gamble, Siemens, and Veolia.