Achieved connection Victoria, BC, Canada: Carmanah Honoured For Sustainable Technology At World Expo in Japan :: Future Energies :: The future of energy
Welcome to
Part of the Fuel Cell Network (UK)
Search
Press return to search

Main Menu
· Home

Modules
· AvantGo
· FAQ
· Members List
· News
· Recommend Us
· Reviews
· Search
· Sections
· Topics
· Top List
· Web Links

Home energy price comparison service
The home energy price comparison service allows the domestic consumer to search all available UK electricity and gas prices quickly and simply online.

Online
There are 7 unregistered users and 0 registered users on-line.

You can log-in or register for a user account here.


Adverts
Solar news - business news
for the solar industry

Wanted Used vegetable/
cooking oils/

Passion for the planet
DAB digital radio,
in association with Future Energies

Property in Nice, France
- villas and apartments for sale from Nice's British-run agency

Contact Us for reliable UK
solar water heating
technology.

Join the climateprediction.net experiment!


 
Energy Efficiency Victoria, BC, Canada: Carmanah Honoured For Sustainable Technology At World Expo in Japan
Posted by on 2005-09-22 11:44:44
contributed by gfoat

Norman Moyer, Commissioner General of the Canada Pavilion, congratulates David Davies of Carmanah Technologies Corporation on winning a Global 100 Eco-Tech Award. The awards, sponsored by the Japan Association for the 2005 World Exposition, recognizes companies that are making an effort to address global environmental challenges. Carmanah Technologies, based in Victoria, British Columbia, is a world leader in energy efficient lighting and illumination products, using solar powered light emitting diode (LED) technology in a range of products.


Norman Moyer, Commissioner General of the Canada Pavilion, (right)
congratulates David Davies of Carmanah Technologies Corporation (left)


Carmanah Technologies Corporation is proud to announce its receipt of the Global 100 Eco-Tech Award, a high-profile international environmental honour, at the 2005 World Exposition in Aichi, Japan.

Carmanah’s David Davies travelled to Nagoya City to accept the award in person at the ceremony on September 1, 2005.

"This award recognizes Carmanah success in addressing global environmental challenges with its energy-efficient light-emitting diode (LED) lighting products such as illuminated signs, pedestrian beacons, marine and aviation lights, and solar-powered illuminated bus stops," said Carmanah’s CEO Art Aylesworth

Globally, lighting accounts for up to one-third of electricity consumption and 2.9 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year. With over 250,000 energy-saving LED lighting products installed in 110 countries, Carmanah Technologies is helping to significantly reduce lighting’s environmental footprint.

Carmanah will use the cash prize of one million yen (C$10,700) to initiate a scholarship at the University of Victoria.

The world exposition, the first of the 21st century, is being held until September 25 in Aichi, Japan. The event’s theme is 'Nature’s Wisdom', focusing on the environment and sustainable technology.

The Global 100 Eco-Tech Awards, sponsored by the Japan Association for the 2005 World Exposition is one of two official awards at Expo 2005. The awards
recognize 100 technologies from 24 countries that "contribute significantly to the resolution of global environmental issues and to the creation of a sustainable future for humankind and the Earth."

A 13-member committee of experts selected the winners from more than 280 submissions proposed by governments and international organizations. Five Canadian companies were chosen for nomination by the GLOBE Foundation of Canada, and Carmanah was one of just two Canadian winners.

Overseeing the awards ceremony was Expo 2005 Chairman Shoichiro Toyoda, the
honorary chairman of Toyota Motor Corporation.

For more information visit www.nni.nikkei.co.jp/FR/global100/

About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah is an award-winning manufacturer specializing in energy efficient technologies that fundamentally change the way its customers operate. The Company is currently focused on three technology groups: solar-powered LED lighting, solar power systems & equipment and LED illuminated signage.

Carmanah is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has branch offices and/or sales representation in 11 cities across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. With more than 250,000 installations worldwide, Carmanah is one of the world's premier suppliers of energy-efficient products.

The shares of Carmanah Technologies Corporation are publicly traded on the
TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "CMH" and on the Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges under the symbol "QCX". For more information, please visit
www.carmanah.com


 
Login
 



 


 Log in Problems?
 New User? Sign Up!

Related links
· More about Energy Efficiency
· News by gfoat




Future Energies Magazine

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters & rights on articles are property of the poster, all the rest © 2001-2014 Future Energies

Partners with the UK Fuel Cell Network

You can syndicate our news using the file backend.php or ultramode.txt