– a Swedish cleantech company founded in 2006 to develop and market the breakthrough WoodRoll® technology. Cortus Energy provides cost effective renewable energy gas solutions for power, industrial and transport applications. The company is based in Kista, Sweden.
The jury’s motivation: Biomass has great potential to help address the climate challenge; gasification has many advantages in this respect but also some serious obstacles to overcome.
Cortus is nominated for their unique and effective WoodRoll® technology which produces a clean renewable high energy gas which can be used in multiple applications.