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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.

Zero Energy Ready Homes bring you net-zero energy bills

AGreenLiving

Zero Energy Ready Homes push the limits of sustainable living. In these houses, the total amount of renewable energy produced is equal to the amount of energy used per year, resulting in net-zero energy bills and carbon-free homes. Because of their incredible efficiency, the standards are among some of the most rigorous criteria for eco-friendly residential architecture. Excerpt from: Zero Energy Ready Homes bring you net-zero energy bills.

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Zero Energy Ready Homes bring you net-zero energy bills

AGreenLiving

Zero Energy Ready Homes push the limits of sustainable living. In these houses, the total amount of renewable energy produced is equal to the amount of energy used per year, resulting in net-zero energy bills and carbon-free homes. Because of their incredible efficiency, the standards are among some of the most rigorous criteria for eco-friendly residential architecture. More here: Zero Energy Ready Homes bring you net-zero energy bills.

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.”. The Via Separations team. Photo courtesy of Via Separations. Imagine you’re cooking pasta.

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.

Mapped: The Network of Powerful Agribusiness Groups Lobbying to Water Down the EU’s Sustainable Farming Targets

DeSmogBlog

Since then, leading industry associations and agrochemical companies have used their lobbying might to push back against core European measures aiming to lead the transition to a more sustainable way of farming. Energy

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.

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.

Greentown Labs, Saint-Gobain, and MassCEC Announce the Healthy Buildings Challenge Startup Participants

Greentown Labs

The Healthy Buildings Challenge received 99 applications from 15 countries, representing a range of innovations in building materials, coatings, and envelope systems, as well as digital platforms, monitoring, and supplemental technologies. Somerville, Mass.,

Tagup Transforms Critical Infrastructure Management with Predictive Data

Greentown Labs

I previously worked at General Electric in their energy business, and I started the company with a classmate from MIT, Will Vega-Brown, who went on to do his PhD in artificial intelligence. . Primarily the grid and power generation assets. Are these assets monitored now?

The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

GreenBiz

Clean energy for Native American communities. Our honorees for 2021 are intrepid startup founders, tenacious corporate innovators and determined public servants. Still others are driving sustainability at nonprofit organizations and consultancies. That voice is powerful." .

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Meet Our Newest Startup Members

Greentown Labs

Nearly 30 startups joined our community in the final quarter of 2020, working on innovations as diverse as zinc-ion batteries, long-range weather forecasts, wave energy conversion, and replacements for petrochemical plastics. ELECTRICITY.

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.

Climate Tech Entrepreneurs React to the Inflation Reduction Act

Elemental Excelerator

In addition to celebrating the bill’s clean energy cost-cutting measures and job-creating potential, we are providing a few additional considerations and themes that are relevant to our portfolio and systems change work. Allume Energy , Transcend ).

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.

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.

The Lead-Acid Battery’s Demise Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

R-Squared Energy

Many people have argued that oil usage is on its way to extinction. Answering the questions on BCI’s behalf is Dr. Matt Raiford, manager, Consortium for Battery Innovation , the global lead battery pre-competitive research consortium supported by BCI. For example, for energy storage, lead is a very good fit for areas where safety is a concern as evidenced by fire marshals in New York and Boston restricting the use of lithium ion batteries in residential buildings.

Climate Corps Alumni Advisory Board

EDF + Business

He/Him/His) Energy & Sustainability Consultant, Cumming Corporation Los Angeles, CA, USA Shorenstein Realty Services (‘15). Trevor earned his Master of Science in Sustainability Management at American University and has over 9 years’ experience. residential sector.

E8 Announces $4M in 2019 Investments and 2020 Priorities

E8 Cleantech Angels

SEATTLE, WA (February 11, 2020) – E8, an angel investor community committed to investing in cleantech in support of both profit and ecological sustainability, announced today that its members made investments worth $4 million across 26 companies in 2019. Since 2006, E8 has offered accredited individuals a way to invest in emerging enterprises which share the group’s mission to accelerate the transition to a prosperous and sustainable world.

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. ” NRG Energy, Inc brings the power of energy to people and organizations by putting customers at the center of its business.

E8 Announces $4M in 2019 Investments and 2020 Priorities

E8 Cleantech Angels

SEATTLE, WA (February 11, 2020) – E8, an angel investor community committed to investing in cleantech in support of both profit and ecological sustainability, announced today that its members made investments worth $4 million across 26 companies in 2019. Since 2006, E8 has offered accredited individuals a way to invest in emerging enterprises which share the group’s mission to accelerate the transition to a prosperous and sustainable world.

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.

The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

AGreenLiving

Clean energy for Native American communities. Our honorees for 2021 are intrepid startup founders, tenacious corporate innovators and determined public servants. Still others are driving sustainability at nonprofit organizations and consultancies. That voice is powerful.”

'Half measures won't halve emissions': The green economy reacts to IPCC's climate solutions report

Business Green

They are choking our planet, based on their vested interests and historic investments in fossil fuels, when cheaper, renewable solutions provide green jobs, energy security, and greater price stability. Inflation is rising, and the war in Ukraine is causing food and energy prices to skyrocket.

How carbon-smart farming is catalyzing the big bucks needed to transform the way America eats

GreenBiz

How carbon-smart farming is catalyzing the big bucks needed to transform the way America eats. 4, and America is in the midst of a presidential election that feels like being trapped, upside down and spinning, on a ramshackle carnival ride. Making it rain for America’s farmers.

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