WORCESTER, Mass., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ThermoEnergy Corporation (OTCBB: TMEN), a diversified technologies company engaged in the development and sales of water and wastewater management technologies, announced that it will be recognized as a 2013 Energy Innovation Pioneer at "IHS CERAWeek 2013," March 4-8, in Houston, Texas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/CL50460LOGO) Chaired by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Daniel Yergin, IHS CERAWeek is recognized as the world's leading forums offering insight into the energy future. The event attracts an international group of more than 2,000 industry, policy and financial leaders. According to IHS CERA, this year's class of 21 Energy Innovation Pioneers were chosen based on their potential to transform the energy future. Selection criteria included creativity, feasibility of plan, scalability of technology, and leadership team. "We are extremely honored to be recognized by such a prestigious organization for our achievements in sustainable water management technology in energy production," said James F. Wood, ThermoEnergy's chairman, president and chief executive officer. "The future of the energy industry is inextricably tied to responsible water management. ThermoEnergy's economic water recovery solutions preserve water, protect the environment, and lower operating costs. We expect our water recovery systems for applications in power generation, biogas production, and, shale oil and gas production will continue to achieve market penetration." Mr. Wood and ThermoEnergy Corporation will be honored by IHS CERAWeek at a special Energy Innovations Pioneer Breakfast program on the morning of March 6th. About ThermoEnergy Corp.Founded in 1988, ThermoEnergy is a diversified technologies company engaged in the worldwide development, sales and commercialization of patented and/or proprietary wastewater treatment and power generation technologies. The company has been a pioneer in the development of sustainable water treatment technologies that help clients operate more efficiently, save money, reduce their carbon footprints, and meet sustainability goals. Additional information on the Company and its technologies can be found on its website at www.thermoenergy.com THIS PRESS RELEASE INCLUDES STATEMENTS THAT MAY CONSTITUTE "FORWARD LOOKING" STATEMENTS, USUALLY CONTAINING THE WORDS "ESTIMATE", "PROJECT", "EXPECT" OR SIMILAR EXPRESSIONS. FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS INHERENTLY INVOLVE RISKS AND UNCERTAINTIES THAT COULD CAUSE ACTUAL RESULTS TO DIFFER MATERIALLY FROM CURRENT EXPECTATIONS. BY MAKING THESE FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS, THE COMPANY UNDERTAKES NO OBLIGATION TO UPDATE THESE STATEMENTS FOR REVISIONS OR CHANGES.