21 May 2014 – ABB e-mobility business Epyon awarded as one of Europe’s ‘Cleantech Companies of the Decade

Award acknowledges the importance of investment in emerging clean technologies

Zurich, Switzerland – May 21, 2014 – ABB, the leading power and automation group, announced today its electrical vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure business was named by Cleantech Group (CTG), developer of the i3 market intelligence platform, as one of CTG’s five picks as a European Cleantech Company of the Decade.

ABB’s EV technology has been successfully deployed already in Europe, North America, Africa, and Asia, where it’s creating the infrastructure necessary to support growing demand for emissions-free vehicles around the world.

Rene Savelsberg, managing partner of Chrysalix SET; “We are proud to be one of the few VC players that managed to successfully exit a portfolio company. Epyon was sold to ABB in 2011 which became the new EV fast charging business unit of the Swiss corporate.”

Read the full press release here.