This award is a ‘Best of the Best Award’ presented to the most distinguished nomination from across all of the 2019 Green Globe Award categories.
The recipient is chosen for their exceptional leadership, vision and innovation, and for showing courage and conviction in overcoming obstacles to deliver outstanding benefits to the environment, community and economy.
ClearSky Solar Investments
'We set up ClearSky because we wanted people to know that solar power made good sense economically and environmentally and that you didn't need your own roof to participate. Our achievements represent a good news story that having a Green Globe Award will really help us get out to the wider community.'
Warren Yates, Director, ClearSky Solar Investments
Leading the fight against climate change, engaging the community and rewarding innovation make ClearSky an outstanding recipient of this award.
They have raised over $3 million to fund installations on 30 sites, bringing lower energy costs for businesses and reduced carbon emissions. Participating businesses are expected to save at least $8 million in energy costs over the lifetime of the installations, and the environment will avoid at least 75,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide.
An IT based solution allows even small investors to participate. So far, 250 investors have joined up with more than $600,000 returned in revenue.