Global Cleantech 100 list: Tau Group makes significant contributions to sustainable innovation.
Turin, January 15, 2024. Tau Group, a technology company leading the energy transition, decarbonization and electrification of transport, has been named on Cleantech Group’s 2024 Global Cleantech 100. This annual list, now in its 15th year, serves as a definitive guide to the top companies making significant contributions to sustainable innovation.
Tau has positioned itself as an innovative supplier to the automotive industry by establishing a new global standard in electric motor insulated wire. Its wire addresses the industry’s demand for the next generation of motors to have a minimized carbon footprint, use fewer resources, and enhance the efficiency, range, and recharge time of electric vehicles. The key lies in the wire’s superior resistance to partial discharge and its ability to accommodate voltages of 800V and higher. The use of high-performance polymers with proprietary coating technology enables Tau to produce wire that facilitates higher performance, leading to smaller and more reliable electric motors—a crucial element in the accelerating adoption of electric vehicles.
The Global Cleantech 100 features top private companies with innovative solutions in sectors like Agriculture & Food, Energy & Power, Materials & Chemicals, Resources & Environment, and Transportation & Logistics. Selected through a rigorous evaluation, these companies provide sustainable answers to address the climate and environmental crisis.
“These innovative companies are driving positive change and are at the forefront of enabling the global transition to a more sustainable future,” said Richard Youngman, CEO, Cleantech Group. “The Global Cleantech 100 is a recognition of the market’s positive view on their progress to date and their potential impact in building a cleaner, decarbonized world.”
"At Tau Group, we believe in the power of innovation to address environmental challenges. Being part of Cleantech Group's Global Cleantech 100 highlights our commitment to providing cutting-edge solutions for a more sustainable and energy-efficient future" said Francesco Taiariol, Tau Group’s Co-founder and CEO.
In line with its dedication to continuous improvement, Tau Group is actively increasing its production capacity in its new plant in Pianezza (TO), Italy. This expansion will play a pivotal role in meeting the growing demand for its insulated wire, reinforcing Tau Group's position in the energy transition and sustainable innovation. Download the Global Cleantech 100 complimentary report where Cleantech Group shares further insights and perspectives on the state of global cleantech innovation.
About Tau Group
Tau is a technology company at the core of energy transition, decarbonization of energy and electrification of transport. Its patented technologies reconcile the necessity of sustainable, resource-minimizing manufacturing with the power, reliability and performance that electrification requires to enable smaller, greener, longer-lasting and more powerful motors, transformers and generators. Tau focuses on carbon-conscious protective coatings for high-performance and standard copper, aluminium and steel wires.
About Cleantech Group
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