MANITOWOC, Wis., Sept. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts Global Energy Awards has named energybank a finalist for Breakthrough Solution of the Year for its new approach to exterior and interior LED lighting designed and built in the USA. Described as the "Academy Awards" of energy, Platts Global Energy Awards finalists were chosen from over 170 nominations.
"It is an honor to be recognized as a finalist for Breakthrough Solution of the Year along with esteemed leaders of the energy industry," remarked energybank Founder and CEO Neal Verfuerth. "Our goal is to continually raise the bar of innovation and realize the full potential of LED."
Taking illumination to a new level, energybank's product innovation with a customer-centric focus starts with intensive research, creative engineering and design - all focused on creating superior technology. Through advanced thermal management and optical control, energybank LED fixtures are engineered to deliver the greatest amount of usable footcandles for the least energy input for LED Done Right®. The result is a compelling value proposition for customers, all of whom are looking to reduce operating costs while enhancing safety, productivity, merchandising and aesthetics and minimizing environmental impact.
"Honors, such as this, encourage energybank customers to understand that our products are meeting or exceeding industry needs now and in the future," commented Chairman of the Board Lee Sleiter.
The energybank difference is a revolutionary approach anchored in the timeless fundamentals of thermal dynamics, optics and application engineering. Founder Neal Verfuerth, one of the nation's top 500 inventors, and his team developed and perfected specific core competencies that provide energybank products with a competitive advantage as it relates to cost per footcandle delivered and ease of installation.
Finalists in the Breakthrough Solution of the Year category include DuPont Industrial Biosciences and J-W Power Company among others. Winners of the 2016 Platts Global Energy Awards will be announced on December 8th at a black-tie dinner and awards ceremony in New York City.
Platts Global Energy Awards is administered by S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets.
Made in the USA, energybank is a pure play designer, manufacturer and integrator of LED illumination targeted to niche markets. Specializing in the advancement of solid state lighting, IoT and controls, energybank has unique capabilities with its proprietary: thermal management, optical optimization and application engineering.