COMPLEX challenges call for creative solutions, and climate change is right up there in terms of complexity. UK renewables tech pioneer Utonomy provides the creativity with its multi-disciplinary team. With backgrounds in maths, software, hardware, fluid mechanics and gas networks, team members develop solutions for utilities, regulators and governments. Utonomy has a digitalised feed-in of biomethane, less polluting than natural gas, and offers automated grid management that optimises network pressure according to demand, minimising leakage and boosting bottom lines. The BV judging panel recognises Utonomy for its role in advancing the global energy transformation with the 2020 award for Best Cleantech Innovation Team (UK).