Clir Renewables shortlisted for start-up of the year at the European Wind Investment Awards

Wind optimisation software company Clir Renewables is named on the shortlist for the European Wind Investment Awards in the start-up category. The inaugural European Wind Investment Awards celebrate best practice in the European wind industry as it transitions to a zero-subsidy future. Hosted by A Word About Wind, the award winners will be announced at a black-tie dinner in London this October.

Clir Renewables provides a solution developed for wind farm owners, designed by renewable energy experts. The cloud-based AI platform provides asset managers and owners with tools to maximise annual energy production and provide clarity on portfolio performance. Founded in early 2017, the company now supports over 4 GW of assets worldwide with clients typically seeing increases of up to 5% in Annual Energy Production in the first year. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, the company opened its European office in Glasgow, Scotland, in 2018.

Craig McCall, Global Director of Business Development, said “We’re delighted to make the shortlist. It is great for the Clir Renewables team to receive industry recognition for all the hard work put in over the last two and a half years. We face tough competition in our category but wish everyone shortlisted the best of luck and look forward to the awards ceremony.”

The start-up category recognises the progression and positive impact of companies who entered the wind industry within the last five years. Clir Renewables is competing with High Speed Energy and Ripple Energy for the prize.

 

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