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CorPower Ocean launches pioneering wave energy project in northern Portugal

The location has been chosen to support CorPower’s flagship demonstration project HiWave-5, and for the long-term development of supply and service capacity for commercial wave energy farms. Several factors have contributed to choosing Viana do Castelo for this investment. A strong competence pool of engineers from… Read More

eBikeLabs has just launched a crowdfunding campaign

eBikeLabs opens its capital to individuals and professionals to make e-bikes accessible to everyone The health crisis we are going through reinforces social commitments of citizens and businesses, and confirms the future boom in sustainable mobility. A Grenoble-based tech start-up eBikeLabs opens its capital to individuals and professionals concerned about the… Read More

Start-up Woola wins €50,000 cash injection amidst COVID energy recovery

EIT InnoEnergy, the European innovation engine for sustainable energy, has crowned Woola the winner of PowerUp! The start-up has been awarded a €50,000 cash prize and a place on its coveted investment programme – the Highway for its eco-friendly bubble wrap solution made from sheep’s wool. Woola was established at the end of… Read More

Sweden trailblazes the way for sustainable energy entrepreneurs amidst COVID-19

EIT InnoEnergy has partnered with Skellefteå Kraft, municipality-owned power company in Skellefeå, Sweden, to launch the Accelerate Skellefteå Project. The call for start-up project will offer applicants from across Europe the opportunity to grow their sustainable energy businesses… Read More

Energy-saving solution attracts media attention

vilisto received prominent coverage with their energy-saving solution in the German press: Read the article in business magazine brand eins, "Smarter Einheizer", and an interview founder Christoph Berger has recently given to deutsche startups, a major German start-up news portal. Über Thermostate,… Read More

vilisto: German Innovation Award for Climate and Environment

(c) vilisto March 2020: Hamburg-based company vilisto has received the Innovation Award for Climate and Environment 2020 in the category “Use of digital change for climate and environmentally friendly innovations”. From more than 140 applicants, seven companies were awarded the Innovation Prize in various categories by the Federal… Read More

Events

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15.01.2020

Join us at PowerUp! 2020

Join PowerUp! 2020, the biggest competition for start-ups from Central-Eastern Europe. InnoEnergy launches the PowerUp! Challenge elevating innovative companies to the next level. With the opportunity for multi-million Euro investment the company is seeking the best start-ups, scale-ups, and SMEs in the CEE to apply.

25.02.2019

Finals Pitching event Call for start-ups in electrical storage

To identify the best up-and-coming electrical storage solutions in the world, InnoEnergy launched a call last year with great success, receiving over 220 applications! On 21 March, the finalists will gather at Amsterdam’s historic Beurs van Berlage to pitch their solutions in front of a high-profile jury to bid to become one of the top  winners and compete for the final grand prize of €100,000.

19.02.2019

Join us at the Business Booster 2019

The Business Booster brings together more than 800 attendees from over 40 countries, consisting of start-ups, energy industry representatives, financial communities, policy makers and regulators. To stay up to date be sure to sign up for the newsletter below. Save the date: The Business Booster is coming to Paris, France from 3-4 October 2019!