Kelowna, Canada, November 26, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Arterran Renewables is honored to be nominated for the Governor-General of Canada's Innovation Award, celebrating the very best in Canadian innovation, as producers of a new and revolutionary carbon neutral solid biofuel to replace thermal coal.
Arterran's founder & CEO Lloyd Davis:
“We can improve in 2 hours what Mother Nature does in 100 million years: make a sustainable replacement for coal!”
The Governor General’s Innovation Awards are presented to individuals, teams and/or organizations whose innovations are:
Positive in their impact on quality of life in Canada.
As a result of Arterran's innovation any utility in the world burning coal to produce electricity can now simply switch to Arterran's carbon neutral solid biofuel at no additional cost, greatly speeding the transition beyond coal whilst addressing climate change.
Every community & nation now has the option of converting waste materials to solid biofuel to green electrical power, creating green jobs, a more secure decentralized grid, for a sustainable future.
By utilizing cellulose, the most abundant compound on the planet, in the form of manure, municipal solid waste, wood or agricultural waste and it's proprietary technology Arterran has produced a truly remarkable, carbon neutral, renewable solid biofuel with all of the beneficial characteristics of thermal coal without the pollution or CO2 emissions of coal and moves the world closer to a sustainable tomorrow.
On the newly created GG Innovation Award His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston stated:
“While Canadians are some of the world’s most accomplished innovators, we seldom recognize ourselves as such or celebrate our outstanding contributions to our society and to humanity as a whole. By recognizing our great innovators, including those of the next generation, we will strengthen the culture of innovation that is crucial to our nation.”
Arterran Renewables: Our Future is Green