World Green Summit

June 5, 2012 – London - Grundfos joins as Sponsor of the World Green Summit(–the business, finance and government forum during the high-level segment of the Rio+20 conference on June 20th, 2012, at the Government of Rio Pavilionlocated at the Olympics Athlete’s Park, next to the official Rio+20 conference centre: Riocentro.

Michael Mathres, Director, World Green Summit says, “Grundfos is a global leader in providing energy efficiency and water solutions. As such, they will be hosting a roundtable during the Summit and a high-level event on June 18th, in which I encourage all our stakeholders to participate.”

UNDP and Grundfos host High-Level Side Event at Rio+20

How can we achieve sustainability in the water sector through private-sector innovation & participation?


June 18, 2012, 2pm-5pm, Sheraton Barra Hotel

UNDP and Grundfos will be hosting a High-Level Side Event at Rio+20. This event will gather more than 100 key stakeholders – leading practitioners and experts from the private sector, government, civil society, academia and development organisations from developed and developing countries – to share experiences and expertise on this key topic. Sessions will focus on the role of Public-Private Partnerships and Innovative Technology, Management & Partnerships. Speakers include: Christian Friis Bach, Danish Minister of Development Cooperation; Carsten Staur, Danish Ambassador to the UN, and Rachel Kyte, World Bank Vice-President for Sustainable Development. For further details please contact:

About Grundfos: With an annual production of over 16 million pump units, Grundfos is one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers and the world’s largest manufacturer of circulator pumps. Grundfos is committed to develop and provide sustainable solutions for people all over the world through innovative technology, partnerships and ground-breaking business models. During the Rio+20 Summit, Grundfos will engage in various events to highlight the role of the private sector as a provider of innovative solutions to drive sustainable development. In particular, we will showcase Grundfos LIFELINK, which is an innovative technology and service solution for sustainable water supply in the developing world. For more information, please visit and


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Looking for something?

Use the form below to search the site:

Still not finding what you're looking for? Drop a comment on a post or contact us so we can take care of it!

Visit our friends!

A few highly recommended friends...


All entries, chronologically...