12 Oct 2016
Kanthal Award 2016 winners: The winners Proton Power. From the left Dr Weaver, Nicklas Nilsson, VP Sandvik Materials Technology, Mr Hensley and Dr Chandrasekaran, Chairman of the Kanthal Award Jury
Proton Power Inc, Tennessee, USA was appointed winner by the jury at the prize ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee October 4th for their innovative technology referred to as Cellulose to Hydrogen Power (CHyP), ideal for clean energy applications. Co-products are bio char, a highly effective soil amendment, and wood vinegar that can be used as an environmentally friendly pesticide.