Coming this September 28: Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo & Championship

A celebration of clean-technology excellence is to take centre stage in Surrey City Centre this fall.

The 2016 Greater Vancouver Clean Technology Expo & Championship is set for Sept. 28 at Surrey City Hall, 13450 104 Ave.

Described as "the region's ultimate celebration of clean-technology excellence," the event will feature 40 companies vying for the top prize of #CleanTechChamp, a $10,000 cash prize and a trophy.

It's also an opportunity for competitors to showcase their technology to potential investors.

In addition to the competition, there will be clean-energy vehicles available to test drive, and food trucks.

Last year, more than 500 attendees were logged.

The Sept. 28 event is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, and to register, see the full event listing here: