Miguel Angel Ake MaderaNopalimex
Miguel Angel Aké Madera has been the Project Coordinator of a Government project for the generation of clean energy from the biomass of nopal, which has been successful with the construction of a plant in Zitacuaro; Michoacan, operative since 2009 to date. After this big accomplishment, in 2010, he founded Nopalimex, which is a piooner in the field of renewable energies generating gas and electricity from nopal. The goal of the company is to gradually replace fossil fuels with innovative technology and create new jobs in Mexico. In 2015 he won the National Labor Award.