D.light Design today announced their selection as a winner of the prestigious Global CleanTech 100, which recognizes the most promising commercial clean technology enterprises on the planet. The 100 represents the collective wisdom of the experts reached by internationally recognized The Cleantech Group and leading publication the Guardian.
“D.light is honored to be recognized by these renowned and trailblazing leaders of the clean technology movement,” said D.light CEO Sam Goldman. “This award affirms our commitment to and effectiveness in meeting the energy needs of the developing world through innovative solar technology.”
The Global CleanTech initiative was motivated to help draw more attention to the world of innovation and investment, to strike an optimistic note in public consciousness that we can face up to the challenges of our times, and to give the spotlight to the people out there making significant advances, growing new businesses and new industries, and creating jobs.
The Global CleanTech 100 is featured in the Guardian and in upcoming CleanTech Forums in the US, India, UK, and China.
Visit www.cleantech.com for more information.
About D.Light Design
D.light Design is a fast-growing international consumer products company serving people without access to reliable electricity. Our mission is to enable households without reliable electricity to attain the same quality of life as those with electricity. We will begin by replacing every kerosene lantern with clean, safe and bright light. By 2020, we aim to have improved the lives of 100 million individuals. D.light is financed by prestigious venture capital firms including Nexus India Capital, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Garage Technology Ventures, the Mahindra Group; with investment from leading social enterprise funds, including the Acumen Fund and Gray Matters Capital.
For more information, please visit www.dlightdesign.com