A Globally Accessible Event | Denver, CO | Presented By CCIA
Applications Open Until June 26, 2020
The Mining Cleantech Challenge efficiently provides targeted connections between mining industry operators, OEMs, and clean technology solution providers with a mutually beneficial goal of meeting industry’s needs while at the same time introducing innovative solutions to the marketplace.
Innovative solutions providers will complete a competitive vetting process, after which 10 companies will be invited to present their technologies to the partners and sponsors.
Mining companies are looking for the following technologies:
ADVANCED MATERIALS AND CHEMICALS
METHANE AND NOX GAS DETECTION OR CONTROL
PLANT or BIOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS
BULK MATERIAL MOVEMENT
ELECTRIC VEHICLES (EV’s)
REMOTE / DISTRIBUTED POWER
RESOURCE CHARACTERIZATION AND MINE PLANNING
TAILINGS / WASTE HANDLING AND DISPOSAL
They went home on Thursday, July 23, 2020, with a $5,000 prize. Their technology was chosen by mining executives and investors in the industry as the best among a competitive field of 13 total companies representing the U.S., Canada, Australia, and the UK. An international team of judges reviewed and voted on the winners at the first ever virtual Mining Cleantech Challenge.
Second place in the competition went to Earth Alive Clean Technologies, a unique microbial dust control technology that is non-hazmat, 100% organic and has biodegradable properties.
Third place was awarded to Nanoseis, a company that specializes in high fidelity surface microseismic processing.
The top two placing companies are from Canada and third place company represents Colorado.