SOLID listed for the Financial Times´ “Transformational Business Award 2017” in London


Transformational Business Awards 2017

The Financial Times and the International Finance Corporation - a member of the World Bank Group - have announced selected companies for the Transformational Business Award 2017. SOLID was listed among five other companies for Excellence in Climate Solutions.

The event took place on the 8th of June 2017 in London, UK. SOLID was part of the category “Excellence in Climate Solutions” for its project at a Hospital in Nicaragua (previous articles) with 4,451 m² collector area. The project was listed among the top 5 global projects out of initial entries of about 148 from 152 organizations based in 84 countries. The category awards projects that across all private sector categories most effectively address one or more of the effects of climate change in the context of a developing economy, or that can be replicated in a developing economy.

Special attention for 2017 was being given to products and services that harness disruptive technologies and business models to achieve their goals. The Awards underline innovative and financially viable solutions that help meet key UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).