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Carbon Clean selected for the 2022 Global Cleantech 100 list

13 January 2022

Carbon Clean, a global leader in industrial carbon capture technology, has been named a 2022 Global Cleantech 100 Company, putting it among the top 100 companies that are best positioned to deliver solutions to achieve net zero.

This is the third time that Carbon Clean features in the Global Cleantech 100 list. Selected from over 10,000 entrepreneurs, the listed companies come from 94 countries and a range of sectors including: agriculture & food, enabling technologies, energy & power, materials & chemicals, resources & environment and transportation & logistics.

Aniruddha Sharma, Carbon Clean Co-founder and CEO, said:

“We are proud to be included on the Global Cleantech 100 list for a third time. Action this decade is vital if we are to achieve global net zero goals and Carbon Clean is focused on the delivery of industrial decarbonisation at pace through our innovative carbon capture solutions. Recognition of our work in this field is hugely gratifying.”

Cleantech Group’s research data is combined with qualitative judgements from nominations and insight from a global, 85-member Expert Panel of leading investors and executives from corporations and industrials active in technology and innovation scouting. The Expert Panel broadly represents the global cleantech community and results in a list with a powerful base of respect and support from many important players within the cleantech innovation ecosystem.

Richard Youngman, CEO, Cleantech Group, said:

“We have the science and ingenuity to solve most of the issues and there is the investment capital, in both private and public markets, to propel a three-decade transformation, to net zero. The 2022 Global Cleantech 100 companies show this in spades. What they, and hundred others like them, now need is braver regulators, policy makers and procurement departments, to enable such solutions to scale and go down their different cost curves much faster than the current trajectories.”

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  2. The Global Cleantech 100 program is sponsored by Chubb.
About Carbon Clean

Carbon Clean is a global leader in cost-effective CO2 capture technology and services. The company’s patented technology significantly reduces the costs and environmental impacts of CO2 separation when compared to existing techniques.

The technology has been proven at scale in power, cement, refineries, CHP and heavy industry boilers in over 10 locations, including the UK, USA, Germany, India, Norway, and the Netherlands. It is currently in use at the world’s largest industrial-scale carbon capture and utilisation plant in Tuticorin, India for the chemicals sector. The UK government has supported the development of Carbon Clean’s technology through competitive grants.

The company was awarded a ‘Technology Pioneer’ award by the World Economic Forum and most recently selected as one of Cemex Ventures Top50 ConTech Startups and named a 2021 Global Cleantech 100 company.

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About Cleantech Group

At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future. The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris and Boston.

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