“In the past three years since we were first selected we’ve seen our company grow from a group of technologists to an established player with real-world deployments with global water utilities. Said Amir Peleg, TaKaDu's founder and CEO
Yehud, Israel (PRWEB) October 08, 2012
TaKaDu, a global leader in water network monitoring, announced today that, for the third year in a row, it had been listed on the both the Global Cleantech 100 and the Artemis Top 50.
The prestigious 2012 Global Cleantech 100 is produced by Cleantech Group, a leading global research and advisory firm focused on innovation in energy and the environment. The Global Cleantech 100 highlights the promise of private clean technology companies from all around the world, focusing on those companies which the players in the market feel are currently the most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next 5-10 years.
The Artemis Top 50 selected companies whose innovation in the water sector is most likely to have a lasting impact.
“The Global Cleantech 100 is a natural extension of our companywide mission to help corporations, investors and financiers, professional service firms and governmental agencies connect with global cleantech innovation” said Sheeraz Haji, Cleantech Group CEO. “This report celebrates the best in innovation and is the industry standard on gauging where cleantech innovation is headed next.”
"The Artemis Top 50 is the water industry’s benchmark for innovation that will matter. It identifies the new solutions that will meet the world's water challenges,” stated Laura Shenkar, Chair of the Artemis Top 50™. “The Top 50 are some of the most promising start-ups in the emerging high tech wave in water.”
“We are pleased to be listed again, for the third year in a row, in the Cleantech 100 and Artemis Top 50,” said Amir Peleg, Founder and CEO of TaKaDu. “In the three years that have passed since we were first selected we’ve seen our company grow from a group of technologists to an established player with real-world deployments with global water utilities. These deployments validate our vision of making water networks more efficient, economical and sustainable”.
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About Artemis Water Strategy
The Artemis Top 50 is hosted by Artemis Water Strategy.™ Artemis is a boutique consulting practice dedicated to helping companies thrive in a world of increasing water scarcity. We operate at the intersection of corporate strategy, advanced technology, investment and policy. We work with global corporations to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage through operational excellence in water management and assist advanced water technology companies in maximizing the value they bring to their customers. For more information visit: http://www.theartemisproject.com.
TaKaDu is the global leader in Water Network Monitoring, providing a comprehensive platform for water utilities looking to reduce costs and increase efficiency. TaKaDu's web-based solution gives the utility real-time control over network events, using state-of-the-art statistical and mathematical algorithms. TaKaDu’s patented technology is easy to deploy, requiring no network changes, no additional devices and no capital expenditure. TaKaDu saves time, money, water and energy in water utilities around the globe. It serves utilities through a global network of partners and resellers. TaKaDu is a founding member of the Smart Water Networks (SWAN) Forum, and the winner of many industry awards, including the prestigious Technology Pioneer award from the World Economic Forum.