LONDON — Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s annual New Energy
Pioneers programme awards up to 10 companies from across the
world that are set to be the next game changers in the field of
clean energy and water technology. A panel of industry experts,
supported by Bloomberg New Energy Finance technology
specialists, selects the winners according to their POTENTIAL
SCALE, INNOVATION and MOMENTUM in a rigorous assessment process.
The winning New Energy Pioneers will have broken the mould to
develop unique technologies with robust business models and have
the potential to be competitive in a global marketplace on a
large scale.

Applications to the 2012 New Energy Pioneers award close in two
weeks on Tuesday 8 November 2011. To request an application
form or nominate a company email us at
pioneersbnefsummit@bloomberg.com or follow the links at
www.bnef.com/events-awards/new-energy-pioneers/

Winners of the 2012 award will be unveiled at the fifth annual
Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit in New York, the leading
discussion forum for decision-makers in clean energy and the
carbon markets. Serving as a premier launch platform, the Summit
will include a dedicated programme of events showcasing the
winning companies, interviews, profiling on Bloomberg TV and an
exclusive New Energy Pioneers reception with the industry’s key
decision-makers and investors. Winners are likely to attract
considerable press and media coverage.

Our 2010 and 2011 New Energy Pioneers include AlertMe,
BrightSource Energy, Dyesol, eMeter, Epuramat, Green Biologics,
Magnomatics, Metabolix, Novacem, On-Ramp Wireless, Redwood
Systems, SAGE Electrochromics, TaKaDu, Topell Energy and
Winafrique. To read about them and their recent progress click
here www.bnef.com/events-awards/new-energy-pioneers/past-
winners/

About Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) is the world’s leading
independent provider of news, data, research and analysis to
decision makers in renewable energy, energy smart technologies,
carbon markets, carbon capture and storage, and nuclear power.
Bloomberg New Energy Finance has staff of more than 180, based
in London, Washington D.C., New York, Tokyo, Beijing, New Delhi,
Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney, Cape Town, São Paulo and Zurich.

Bloomberg New Energy Finance serves leading investors,
corporates and governments around the world. Its Insight
Services provide deep market analysis on wind, solar, bioenergy,
geothermal, carbon capture and storage, smart grid, energy
efficiency, and nuclear power. The group also offers Insight
Services for each of the major emerging carbon markets:
European, Global Kyoto, Australia, and the U.S., where it covers
the planned regional markets as well as potential federal
initiatives and the voluntary carbon market. Bloomberg New
Energy Finance’s Industry Intelligence Service provides access
to the world’s most reliable and comprehensive database of
investors and investments in clean energy and carbon. The News
and Briefing Service is the leading global news service focusing
on clean energy investment. The group also undertakes applied
research on behalf of clients and runs senior level networking
events.

New Energy Finance Limited was acquired by Bloomberg L.P. in
December 2009, and its services and products are now owned and
distributed by Bloomberg Finance L.P., except that Bloomberg
L.P. and its subsidiaries (BLP) distribute these products in
Argentina, Bermuda, China, India, Japan, and Korea. For more
information on Bloomberg New Energy Finance: www.bnef.com

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Contact for Bloomberg New Energy Finance:

Alice Tyne/Sonali Mehta, pioneersbnefsummit@bloomberg.com