Bboxx announced as Finalist in prestigious Zayed Future Energy Prize
26 October 2017 –Bboxx, a next generation utility, has been announced as a finalist in the SME category of the 2018 Zayed Future Energy Prize, a distinguished award that recognizes pioneers of sustainable energy.
Bboxx, along with 33 other finalists, were chosen by experts from across the globe in the fields of energy, sustainability and education, following three rigorous stages of evaluation. Bboxx demonstrated excellence in the four judging criteria, including impact, innovation, leadership and long-term vision.
Mansoor Hamayun, CEO of Bboxx, said: “We are thrilled to receive such recognition for the impact we have made by providing access to reliable energy to communities in an off-grid setting. Our smart solar home systems are delivering power for lights, home appliances and smartphones – making a real difference to people’s lives.
“We’re particularly proud of our track record of ongoing innovation, which has been designed to improve customer experience.”
“Being named as a finalist is another important marker in our journey towards achieving our vision of delivering for 20 million people by 2020.”
The winners will be announced at the annual awards ceremony during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week in January 2019.
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