SEATTLE, Oct. 8 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSign Combustion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLIR), an emerging leader in combustion and emissions control technology for industrial, commercial and utility markets, has been named as a finalist in the 2015 Platts Global Energy Awards, an annual program recognizing exemplary leadership in the energy industry.
Now in its 17th year, the Global Energy Awards are commonly referred to as the "Oscars of the Energy Industry" and boast some of the most prominent energy-related companies in the world.
The 2015 finalists, selected from over 200 nominations, were announced by program host Platts, a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information. ClearSign's Duplex™ technology was shortlisted in the "Commercial Application of the Year" category for its advanced capabilities in process optimization and emissions reduction for the oil & gas sector.
Winners of the 2015 Platts Global Energy Awards will be announced at a black-tie celebration in New York City on December 9. Preceding the Awards program, finalists and nearly 200 senior executives will take part in the Platts Global Energy Outlook Forum, which features keynote speakers, round-table discussions and debate of critical issues facing the world's energy businesses and policy-makers.
For more information, or to register for this year's Global Energy Awards and Global Energy Outlook Forum, click here.
About ClearSign Combustion Corporation
ClearSign Combustion Corporation designs and develops technologies that aim to improve key performance characteristics of combustion systems including energy efficiency, emissions control, fuel flexibility and overall cost effectiveness. Our patent-pending Duplex™ and Electrodynamic Combustion Control™ platform technologies improve control of flame shape and heat transfer and optimize the complex chemical reactions that occur during combustion in order to minimize harmful emissions. For more information about the Company, please visit www.clearsign.com.
Founded in 1909, Platts is a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information and a premier source of benchmark prices for the physical and futures markets. Platts' news, pricing, analytics, commentary and conferences help customers make better-informed trading and business decisions and help the markets operate with greater transparency and efficiency. Customers in more than 150 countries benefit from Platts' coverage of the biofuels, carbon emissions, coal, electricity, oil, natural gas, metals, nuclear power, petrochemical, shipping and sugar markets. A division of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI), Platts is based in London with more than 1000 employees in more than 15 offices worldwide. Additional information is available at http://www.platts.com.
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