Floodstop named Best Climate Ready Initiative 2013

Floodstop – flood protection was recognised as the best ‘Climate Ready Initiative of 2013’ today at the House of Commons, London, UK. This is a great accolade and recognises the success of Floodstop flood defence technology over recent years.

The judging panel included:

  • Tom Berry, Head of Sustainability, EMEA, Kimberley-Clark, for Andrex Eco
  • The Rt Revd and Rt Hon Richard Chartres, Bishop of London
  • The Rt Hon John Gummer, Lord Deben, Chair of the Committee on Climate Change
  • Rachel Demaine, Sustainability Technology Officer, Crown Paints
  • Professor Paul Ekins, Professor of Energy and Environment Policy, UCL Energy Institute
  • Tony Juniper, Special Adviser to the Prince of Wales Charities’ International Sustainability Unit
  • Mary Robinson, Former President of Ireland and UN Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Professor Julia Slingo, Chief Scientist, Met Office
  • Daniel Shields, Strategic Business Development Director, Shields Environmental
  • Kevin Steele, Chief Executive, Climate Week
  • Dale Vince, Founder and MD, Ecotricity

climate week official

Simon Phelps, Managing Director of Fluvial Innovations was awarded the accolade by Environment Minister Lord de Mauley (pictured above).

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