Silent-Power has won the “Swiss Excellence Product Award”, the “Corporate Social Responsibility” Award and the Swiss Innovation Award IDEE-SUISSE®.
IDEE-SUISSE® – the Swiss Society for Ideas and Innovation Management, Zurich, awards since 1985 the Swiss Innovation Prize for the Promotion of Economic Future Opportunities to candidates for their outstanding and innovative contribution to the sustained strengthening of the Swiss economy.
The prize was awarded this year to our company Silent-Power AG, Cham for the production of CO2-neutral electricity from methanol and the world’s first commissioning of a methanol mini power plant. The awards ceremony was held in Cham on 29 September 2016.
The jury of the “Swiss Excellence Product Award” (www.swiss-excellence.ch) has awarded us the 2015 prize for the best Swiss innovative product.
The awards ceremony, sponsored by UBS AG, Zurich, took place on 26 October 2015. The ceremonial address was held by the ETH President Prof. Dr Lino Guzzella.
On 12 August, Silent Power received the “5th Asia Best CSR Practices Award 2015” in the category “Best Environment Friendly Project”.
The trophy, the Golden Star with the certificate, is on display at our head office. The prize is awarded by the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) organisation.
We won against all our Asian competitors (Japan, China, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Singapore). The formal awards ceremony took place amidst more than 300 personally invited guests in the five-star Pan Pacific Hotel at Marina Square in Singapore.