|TaKaDu wins Sub-$50m Investment of the Year|
Trade magazine Global Corporate Venturing has awarded TaKaDu with the Sub-$50 milion Investment of the Year. The awards, now in their fourth year, recognize and celebrate innovation, best practice and service in the corporate venturing ecosystem.
|TaKaDu wins Sustainia Award for Best 2013 Innovation|
TaKaDu was selected by Sustainia as the best innovation for 2013 for its positive social, economic and environmental impact on local communities.
International institute, Sustainia identifies the 100 most innovative and impactful solutions out of 500+ nominated projects and technologies. Overall, Sustainia maps sustainable solutions successfully deployed in 128 countries. Used as a tool for investors, business leaders, decision makers and consumers, Sustainia provides insights to the most promising solutions at the forefront of sustainable transformation.
|Global Cleantech 100: Company of the Year - Europe & Israel for 2011|
The Global Cleantech 100 list is unique in the sector because it highlights the promise of private clean technology companies from all around the world, focusing on those companies which are most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next 5-10 years. The Global Cleantech 100 program is produced in collaboration with the UK’s Guardian News and Media.
TaKaDu is a 2011 Company of the Year - Europe and Israel.
|New Energy Pioneer 2011: Bloomberg New Energy Finance|
In its second year, the Bloomberg New Energy Finance Pioneers program identifies companies from across the world that are making significant gains in the field of clean technology and innovation. A panel of industry experts, led by Bloomberg New Energy Finance technology specialists, chose the honorees by assessing them against three criteria: potential scale, innovation and momentum.
|World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2011|
The Technology Pioneers programme is the World Economic Forum's way of identifying and integrating those companies – normally in a start-up phase or in their first rounds of financing – from around the world that are involved in the design and development of new technologies.
The innovations of these companies reflect society’s attempts to harness, adapt and use technology to change and improve the way business and society operate.
TaKaDu is a 2011 Technology Pioneer.
|IWA Sustainability Award|
The IWA sutainability award encourages reflection by researchers and practitioners about the implications of their work for sustainable water management and to recognize contributions which demonstrate significant progress towards the sustainable management of water resources in an urban environment.
This award recognizes excellence in any area related to sustainable urban water management.
|Venturewire's Fastech Top 50 Start-Ups to Watch|
Dow Jones VentureWire examined hundreds of young technology start-ups that have raised venture capital and chose 50 of the most promising ones to watch. To assist with the selection, VentureWire teamed up with a panel of 10 seasoned venture capitalists, who were presented with a long list of companies outside their portfolios.
TaKaDu is a 2011 Top 50 Start-Ups to Watch.
|Global Cleantech 100|
This is the second year of the Cleantech 100, first published in 2009 as a joint venture between the Guardian and the Cleantech Group as a true representation of global innovation and private company creation.
Which 100 of today's private cleantech companies are the most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next 5-10 years? Hundreds of worldwide cleantech experts – including companies themselves – nominated the list, which also included so-called "passive" nominations and validations derived from analysing market data, taking votes of confidence in a company's ability to achieve high growth and high-market impact from market transactions such as investment rounds, and major customer and partnership announcements. To be on the list, companies must be independent, for-profit, cleantech companies that are not listed on any major stock exchange.
TaKaDu is a 2010, 2011 and 2012 Global Cleantech 100 Company.
|Artemis Top 50|
The Water Tech Top 50 is the world’s leading business competition for advanced water technology companies. It is the only competition specifically designed to evaluate the investment potential of emerging providers of Water Tech solutions.
Each year, The Artemis Project assembles an all-star panel of judges drawn from industry, technology, finance and other key areas. Together, these judges evaluate entrants on the basis of market potential, technology, intellectual property, team membership and other factors critical to success.
TaKaDu is a 2010, 2011 and 2012 Artemis 50 Company.
|Red Herring 100 Europe|
For 10 years, Red Herring's editorial team has diligently surveyed entrepreneurship around the globe. Technology industry executives, investors, and observers have regarded the Red Herring 100 lists as an invaluable instrument to discover and advocate the promising startups that will lead the next wave of disruption and innovation.
TaKaDu is a 2010 Red Herring 100 Europe Winner.
|2012 Going Green 200 Top Private Companies|
This year's GoingGreen Global 200 companies are taking maturing greentech research and pairing it with innovative technology solutions to produce the products and services that will become the next, great wave in greentech. The themes represented in this year's list point to resource sharing and refining efficiency in almost all categories, especially in the areas of transportation and data-center power consumption.
"We have identified a billion litres of potentially lost water, equates to a cost saving of $2 million"
Glen Babbington, Executive Manager of Infrastructure Services, Unitywater