2015 Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration

Thank you to all that joined us this year!

Read about our finalists and winners!

CCIA’s Colorado Cleantech Awards Celebration dinner is an annual event that brings the cleantech community together to honor the creativity, innovation, and dedication to a cleaner energy future put forth by Colorado’s entrepreneurs, educators, corporate innovators, volunteers and policymakers.

Every year we are honored to welcome Colorado’s cleantech community for networking, a keynote address, and a celebration of the leaders and companies building and supporting Colorado’s cleantech industry.

Keynote Speaker


Nancy Pfund Photo

Nancy Pfund, Managing Partner

DBL Partners Logo

Nancy E. Pfund is Founder and Managing Partner of DBL Partners, a venture capital firm whose goal is to combine top-tier financial returns with meaningful social, economic and environmental returns in the regions and sectors in which it invests. Nancy is also the Founder of DBL Investors. As a leading player in the growing field of “impact investing”, DBL has helped to reveal the power of venture capital to promote social change and environmental improvement, and Ms. Pfund writes and speaks frequently on this topic.

Partners and Sponsors


National Renewable Energy Laboratory logo
Metro Denver EDC logo
Wells Fargo logo
Advanced Energy Economy Institute logo
Navigant logo
RavenWindow logo
Inside Energy logo
Ion Engineering logo
Chubb logo
EKS&H logo
Colorado School of Mines logo
Colorado Business Bank logo
Wyoming School of Energy Resources logo
Denver Office of Economic Development logo
CSU Ventures logo
Clear Comfort logo
Xcel Energy logo
Colorado Clean Energy Cluster logo
Denver Water logo
Innovation News logo

Awards


Finalists were announced in early October and winners were announced on November 2 at the Cleantech Awards Celebration. Award categories with finalists are listed below:

High Impact Cleantech Company


Ascent Solar
Lightning Hybrids
Winner! – Terralux
High Impact Cleantech Company Photo

Breakout Cleantech Company


Ampt
Winner! – Waste To Energy Partners
Breakout Cleantech Company Photo

Emerging Cleantech Company


PIARCS
Wunder Capital
Winner! – BASiC 3C
Emerging Cleantech Company Photo

Colorado Legislators of the Year


Winner! – State Representative Tracey Kraft-Tharp
Winner! – State Representative Jim Wilson

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November 2nd Agenda & Venue


5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration & Networking
6:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Dinner, Keynote, and Awards Presentation

History Colorado Center

History Colorado Center
1200 Broadway St.
Denver, CO 80203

Parking


Meters in the area are $1/hour prior to 6 P.M., and many are free after 6 P.M. Most, if not all, take credit cards. Please read posted signs for meter rates and hours.

Public Transportation


You can reach the History Colorado Center from anywhere in the metro area via RTD, the Regional Transportation District. For bus and light rail information, visit www.rtd-denver.com.

The Judicial Parking Garage


Parking available Monday thru Friday from 5pm-5am and open 24 hours on weekends and state holidays. Rates are $5 to $10. Located on the corner of 13th Avenue and Broadway.
The entrance/exit is on Broadway, between 13th and 12th Avenue. Credit, debit, and cash are accepted.