Chrysalix Water-focused Portfolio Companies Named to Artemis Top 50

Monday, September 17, 2012

ENBALA and HydroPoint once again make the list of most promising advanced water technology companies worldwide 

VANCOUVER, BC – Today, Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital, the world’s most active cleantech venture capital firm, announced that two of its portfolio companies, ENBALA Power Networks and HydroPoint Data Systems, have been named to the Artemis Project™ Top 50 Water Tech List recognizing the most promising advanced water technology companies worldwide. Additionally, ENBALA received special recognition by being voted one of the Top 5 companies on the list selected by a jury of experts from the likes of Intel, IBM, and McKinsey & Company.

“As the water industry’s benchmark for innovation, we’re pleased to see our water-related companies make this prestigious list recognizing their technology and the overall progress they’ve made to date,” stated Wal van Lierop, President & CEO of Chrysalix. “The water sector has become increasingly important to us as shown by our recent investment in breakthrough wastewater treatment technology company, Axine Water Technologies. It is becoming a more precious resource with a direct correlation to energy which means we’ll continue to back early-stage innovators like these that address pain points for particular industries. We look forward to having even more companies on next year’s Top 50 list.”
Both ENBALA and HydroPoint have made the Artemis list before. For further details on each company, please visit Chrysalix’ “Portfolio” Web page at

About Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital
Chrysalix is a venture capital firm investing in technologies that will drive the new energy economy. The Firm provides early-stage financing, hands-on assistance and strategic connections to innovative companies confronting the world’s most important energy and environmental issues. For the past two years, the Firm has ranked the most active clean energy technology venture capital firm in the world. The Chrysalix team has an exceptional track record in this emerging industry. Collectively, it has over 120 years of experience in the energy industry and over 120 years in the venture capital business. The Firm is backed by a strong group of international blue-chip industrial and financial Limited Partners, and is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, please visit

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