SOURCE: French Cleantech

October 04, 2010 14:13 ET

French Cleantech launches its new website

LYON, FRANCE--(Marketwire - October 4, 2010) - French Cleantech launches its news website Founded in 2008, French Cleantech is the only cleantech innovation showcase dedicated to promote french cleantech expertises and innovations globally through a panel of more than 100 company profiles, an audience from 80 countries and 12 international partners.

French Cleantech brings in-depth knowledge of french cleantech innovations to investors, industrials and public authorities. This new website offers a unique selection of promising companies thanks to:

- Company executive summaries

- A presentation through 11 categories*: air & environment, agriculture, energy efficiency, energy generation, energy storage, manufacturing/industrial, materials, infrastructure, recycling & waste, transportation, water and wastewater.

- A weekly tracking of a new french cleantech innovation

- A multicriteria search tool by region, category and size

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"France is known for its high innovation capability. Unfortunately too many technologies are still in the dark and have a lack of visibility on a global cleantech market. That's why we have been working since 2008 to give them international exposure with an audience of investors, industrials, and institutions. Our goal is to structure the French cleantech innovations in 11 categories based on the Cleantech Group segments. With this positioning, our ambition is to reach 200 company profiles in 2011" said Albin Jourda, Founder and CEO, French Cleantech.

A cleantech showcase with 3 aims

Providing international exposure for cleantech companies, French Cleantech aims at:

- Promoting innovations & territories

- Facilitating fund raising

- Giving an easily access to foreign markets

International partners & major cleantech events presence

Through this positioning, French Cleantech has achieved:

- An international audience from 80 countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Holland, India, Italy, Japan, Sweden, UK, USA.

- Partnerships with cleantech organizations as Australian Cleantech, Cleantech Group, Cleantech Holland, Green Japan, Swiss Cleantech...

- A presence at major international cleantech events: Stockholm Cleantech Venture Day ( September 30th), Cleantech Forum New York (October 11-13th), French MBA Conference NY (October 15-16th), European Venture Market (November 9-10th), The CleanTech Investing Seminar (December 1-2), etc.

About French Cleantech -

Founded in 2008, French Cleantech is the only cleantech showcase dedicated to french cleantech companies.

With more than 100 cleantech company profiles, an audience from over 80 countries and 12 international partners, French Cleantech offers a unique overview of the most promising cleantech innovations from France.

French Cleantech was founded by Albin Jourda.

Albin Jourda has over 10 years experience in fund raising and M&A in the high-tech, biotech and cleantech sectors in U.S and UK investment banks (Canaccord Adams - Boston and San Francisco, Regent Associates - Paris). He has a M.S in Finance from EM Lyon, a Postgraduate in Economics from the Lyon II University and an Executive Program Certificate from Babson (Boston). Albin is frequently invited as a speaker on cleantech events and also writes articles for various publications on the cleantech industry.

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* Categories based on the Cleantech group segments


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