LONDON, March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CleanEquity® Monaco 2016, the forum for emerging cleantech and resource efficiency companies, hosted by Innovator Capital and the Monaco Economic Board, closed on Friday, 4th March with the Awards Ceremony in the presence of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco.
An independent panel of judges, in the presence of by His Serene Highness, selected Lightbridge Corporation (NASDAQ: LTBR) as winner of the award for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Research.
The awards were sculptures created by Swiss contemporary artist, Peter Regli.
Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital commented: "Lightbridge's approach to addressing the key nuclear issues of cost, safety, efficiency and weaponisation of spent fuel, is truly commendable. It ticks every box. Innovator Capital will do all it can to help Lightbridge achieve its goals."
Seth Grae, CEO of Lightbridge Corporation, commented: "We are truly honored to have received this distinguished award at the CleanEquity Monaco 2016 conference and appreciate the support we received from both His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco as well as Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital, and all the team members at CleanEquity Monaco 2016. We also appreciate the opportunity to present before such a distinguished audience of investors and key opinion leaders in the clean technology sector. This award reflects the hard work of our team and years of cutting edge research that went into developing our next generation nuclear fuel."
Lightbridge is a nuclear energy company based in Reston, Virginia, USA. The Company develops proprietary next generation nuclear fuel technologies for current and future nuclear reactor systems. Lightbridge's breakthrough fuel technology is establishing new global standards for safe and clean nuclear power and leading the way to a sustainable energy future.
CleanEquity thanks, in particular: Covington & Burling, Parkview Group, Deloitte, PR Newswire, Cranfield University, INNEON, Gillamor Stephens, Enereau, the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, Monaco Economic Board and the Société des Bains de Mer de Monaco.
CleanEquity Monaco will be returning to the Principality of Monaco in March 2017.
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SOURCE Innovator Capital