June 8, 2012 – London & Montreal - Inerjys joins as Sponsor of the World Green Summit (www.worldgreensummit.org)–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 Pavilion, located at the Olympics Athlete’s Park, next to the official Rio+20 conference centre: Riocentro.
Michael Mathres, Director, World Green Summit says, “Inerjys is a pioneer and innovator in financing renewable energy projects around the world and for that reason we are very proud to have them showcase their solutions at the World Green Summit.”
Stephan Ouaknine, Chairman & CEO, Managing Partner, Inerjys says, “The status quo of clean energy does not lead us down a path of sustainable development. We need to rethink cleantech, and most importantly how we invest in the cleantech sector. Inerjys is proud to be pioneering a smarter model for investing in clean energy, and looks forward to collaborating with other leaders at the World Green Summit and Rio +20 who are rethinking solutions for sustainable development.”
About Inerjys: Inerjys is a $1 billion initiative to reinvent the clean technology and clean energy sector by investing vertically across the value chain. To overcome market barriers and accelerate the pace of innovation, Inerjys invests growth equity in leading technology firms while simultaneously building utility-scale clean technology projects worldwide.
Founded in Montreal in 2011 by Stephan Ouaknine, a celebrated serial entrepreneur, the innovative Inerjys approach has been featured at global events including the Clinton Global Initiative and the World Climate Summit at Durban COP17. For further details visit: www.inerjys.com.