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ArcBox wins Platinum at the Build Back Better Awards 2023

Judges Praise Simplicity and Contribution to Solar Safety

April 2023

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Viridian Solar has won the Platinum award at the Build Back Better Awards 2023 for its solar safety product, ArcBox Solar Connector Enclosure in the energy category Solar & Battery Storage.

The Build Back Better Awards were established in 2021 aimed at showcasing products and projects that demonstrate "innovation, creativity, environmental leadership and social purpose in buildings". The awards are unique as products and projects are not competing against each other but are scrutinized and analyzed by a panel of expert judges and then awarded points against pre-set criteria to determines the type of award given, green, gold, or platinum.

The multi award winning ArcBox Solar Connector Enclosure has also won Best Innovation Award at both Solar Solutions International 2022 and Solar & Storage 2022 as well as Best Health & Safety Award at the House Builder Product Awards 2023.

Ray Molony, Head of Content at Build Back Better said:

"The ArcBox was given the highest available accolade Platinum by the judges due to the simplicity of the product and its contribution to the safety of solar installations."

Dr KT Tan, Chief Technical Officer at Viridian Solar said:

"We are extremely pleased that ArcBox has been recognised again for improving solar safety and reducing fire risks in solar pv installations. Receiving this award clearly demonstrates how important a product like this is for the industry."

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