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Sense Delivers Insight into Home Energy Usage

Greentown Labs

If your house could talk to you about your energy usage, what would it say? The creators of Sense think it would say you could reduce your energy usage by at least 20 percent—and tell you how. Sense is a home energy monitor that gives real-time insight into your home’s energy usage. That background in speech recognition informed the way they approached home energy monitoring. Photo courtesy of Sense.

Greentown Labs Houston Celebrates New Partners at Reveal Ceremony on Feb. 2

Greentown Labs

North America’s largest climatetech incubator is on track to open its second-ever location in Houston’s Innovation District in Spring 2021. 2, 2021 — Greentown Labs Houston (Greentown Houston), the city’s first-ever climatetech startup incubator, today announced its network of partners has grown by five with the addition of CenterPoint Energy, Gexa Energy of NextEra Energy Resources, EIV Capital , Wells Fargo , and Williams as its newest Founding and Grand Opening Partners.

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Via Separations Tackles Manufacturing’s Exorbitant Thermal Energy Usage

Greentown Labs

The longer it takes, the more energy it uses. Filtration membranes aren’t sturdy enough for chemical separations, so immense amounts of thermal energy are used. Plastic and paper and fertilizers aren’t going away, and the embodied energy and embodied emissions for that are really significant,” she adds. energy consumption goes to separating and purifying chemical compounds.”. Via Separations came to Greentown Labs in 2018, drawn to the incubator’s 24-bench wet lab.

EPRI, Shell, the City of Houston, Greentown Labs, and NYU Urban Future Lab Announce Startup Participants for the Low-Carbon Hydrogen Accelerator

Greentown Labs

LCHA received 88 applications from 18 countries, representing numerous innovations that are advancing low-carbon hydrogen production, enhancing hydrogen storage and distribution, and providing business model innovations for the management of hydrogen supply chains.

Vineyard Wind on Innovation Opportunities in the Offshore Wind Market

Greentown Labs

Read on for a look at what innovations the industry needs and how startups can get involved. To put that in perspective, that could power the entire United States.”. The industry is just taking shape, and active commercial wind energy leases only cover a fraction of usable areas.

Thinking Outside the Grid: Heila Technologies Delivers ‘Virtual’ Microgrids for Sustainable and Resilient Energy

Greentown Labs

Our energy grid was built around centralization. But as renewable energy sources such as solar and wind gain traction, the grid needs to adapt to include an array of components. With the decrease in cost of elements such as solar panels and batteries, we, as a society, have begun a move toward a more decentralized structure of energy generation and storage,” explains Francisco Morocz, CEO and Co-founder of Heila Technologies. Photo courtesy of Heila Technologies.

A Vibrant Cleantech Startup Ecosystem Takes Root in India

GreenTechMedia

It’s easy to see what’s motivating India’s emerging ecosystem of sustainable technology startups with a glance out the window from the office of Sangam Ventures in Gurugram, just outside of Delhi. Demand for flexible, clean power spurs startup activity.

Tagup Transforms Critical Infrastructure Management with Predictive Data

Greentown Labs

The predictive asset management company participated in the incubator’s first Greentown Launch accelerator, PROPEL , in 2015, which led to a pilot project and purchase order for two of the participating startups—including Tagup. Primarily the grid and power generation assets.

Greentown Labs Announces the Healthy Buildings Challenge with Saint-Gobain and MassCEC

Greentown Labs

The partnerships-focused accelerator program is accepting applications from startups with innovations for the built environment. Buildings are at the center of our everyday lives and also account for a large percentage of our energy use,” said Steve Pike, CEO of MassCEC.

Stanley Black & Decker Joins Greentown Labs as Newest Terawatt Partner

Greentown Labs

World leader in tools, equipment, and electronic solutions will engage directly with startup community to accelerate climatetech innovations. The Challenge sought out battery, plastic, and digital solutions to enable the circular economy and improve sustainability across value chains.

Bayer Joins Greentown Labs’ Corporate Partner Network

Greentown Labs

May 26, 2021 — Greentown Labs , the largest climatetech startup incubator in North America, today announced Bayer as the newest member of its growing corporate partner network. The incubator is currently home to more than a dozen agtech-focused startups.

#Greentown10: A Look at Greentown’s Biggest Annual Event Throughout the Years

Greentown Labs

Every day, there is magic happening at Greentown Labs—from scientists and engineers developing groundbreaking climatetech innovations in our labs to entrepreneurs making impactful connections with each other over coffee. Northeast Clean Energy Council President Peter Rothstein.

Carbon to Value Initiative Leaders Urban Future Lab, Greentown Labs, and the Fraunhofer USA TechBridge Program Announce Formation of the Carbontech Leadership Council

Greentown Labs

The C2V Initiative is supported by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority ( NYSERDA ) and the Consulate General of Canada in New York. Our unique partnership combines the best incubation services in the U.S. Vice President of Sustainability at NRG. “We

MassCEC Joins the Offshore Wind Challenge as Enabling Partner, Will Provide Support to Startup Participants

Greentown Labs

June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Greentown Labs Offshore Wind Challenge , in partnership with Vineyard Wind, today announced the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has signed on as its newest program partner.

MassCEC Joins the Offshore Wind Challenge as Enabling Partner, Will Provide Support to Startup Participants

Greentown Labs

June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Greentown Labs Offshore Wind Challenge , in partnership with Vineyard Wind, today announced the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has signed on as its newest program partner.

WEEKLY NEWSFLASH 10/22-10/26:  CLEANTECH RESOURCES AND GROWTH

Greentown Labs

This week in cleantech and renewable energy news, Greentown Labs and its’ hometown are celebrated as a potential future hub of innovation while two of our member companies are highlighted for their social impact. energy storage market. Fast Company- This city is angling to build the East Coast’s next innovation hub. Two of our member companies were recently selected as BostInno’s 50 on Fire winners in the Social Impact category: Upstream and Resonant Energy.

Making Connections and Finding Inspiration at WCS Talks 2016

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

The annual flagship event of Women in Cleantech & Sustainability is always informative, enlightening — and fun. Many of the speakers talked about the importance of systems in advancing sustainability efforts. Kate Brandt , Google’s Lead for Sustainability, emphasized how businesses can lead the way in promoting a “circular economy” that’s more than just a buzzword. Their list of sustainable actions is long, but Brandt said Google has really just begun.