Cleantech Startup Nature Launches New Home Automation Device


An interview with Haruumi Shiode about his cleantech startup and its smart room controller, the Nature Remo. Buildings Consumer Technology Home Energy Management Smartphone Apps air conditioning home automation startups

Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Tech Startups


Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently responded to a CleanTechnica article on Twitter by noting that Tesla is really like a dozen different startups. What would these startups be?

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Movin’On Summit Startup Challenge


The Movin'On Startup Challenge is an international summit on sustainable mobility with the aim of moving from ambition to action. In 2019, 250 startups applied and 40 of the best startups were selected. Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Vehicles Events Green Economy Investment Media Movin'On Startup Challenge startupsThis is a three-day event that will take place in Montreal from June 3rd through the 5th.

Interview with The Climate Collective’s Pratap Raju about India’s Cleantech Startups


India has seen massive growth in the cleantech startup scene, and Pratap is one of the leaders in the space. Sponsored CLEANTECH Climate Startup Week ClimateLaunchpad ClimateLaunchpad 2020 green business India interviews New Energy Nexus Pratap Raju The Incubation Network

Secretive SoCal Startup Hyperion Teases Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Electric Supercar


This week, the startup announced that it will be unveiling its first product -- a hydrogen-powered supercar -- next month via a live streamed event. Air Quality Cars Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Energy Storage Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles California fuel cell Hydrogen Hyperion Orange startupHyperion is looking to transform transportation from the ground all the way on up to space with its new hydrogen-powered technology.

The startup disrupting Unilever


Algramo was one of more than 60 startups delivering finalist pitches for the latest series of challenges issued as part of MIT Solve. Circular Economy Cleantech

Startup tackles decarbonizing industrial heat processes


Startup tackles decarbonizing industrial heat processes. Because of this, Skyven frequently partners with other startups and technology manufacturers. Myisha Majumder. Wed, 09/16/2020 - 01:30.

Electric Moped Startup Revel Secures $27.6 Million In New Funding


The New York-based electric moped startup, Revel, recently secured $27.6 Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Interviews Motorcycles + Scooters electric mopeds new york city Revel startupsmillion in new funding. Ibex Investors, Toyota AI Ventures, Maniv Mobility, Blue Collective, and Launch Capital were the backers. Revel's CEO, Frank Reig, answered some questions about the funding and company's growth for CleanTechnica.

Hyundai, Kia, & LG Chem Plan To Suck The Blood Of EV & Battery Startups


The three plan to inspire and tap into the creative and skilled minds of by hosting a startup competition and then sucking the blood of the most promising crews. Autonomous Vehicles Batteries Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Energy Storage EV Charging Lithium-Ion Batteries EV batteries Hyundai kia LG Chem New Energy Nexus startups

7 Things to Consider with an Eco-Friendly Startup

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The post 7 Things to Consider with an Eco-Friendly Startup appeared first on U.S. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green StartUps, Green Companies7 Tips For Creating an Eco-Friendly Business With a new business, sustainable and eco-friendly has become more than buzzwords, they’re now the bedrock that business should be building themselves on. Because let’s face it, in the current climate of minimalism, zero waste and sustainable supply chains, do you want to be the guy with a.

Green Business Bliss Happening Now At The ClimateLaunchpad Global Grand Final!


Consumer Technology Green Economy Investment entrepreneurs green startups JF Gauthier startups virtual conferenceClimateLaunchpad is a global green business ideas competition and part of the entrepreneurship offerings by EIT Climate-KIC (the EU’s main climate innovation initiative).

$3.3 Million Grant For Fuel Cell/Electric Aviation Startup ZeroAvia


The aviation startup ZeroAvia has received a £2.7m (US$3.3 million) grant from the UK government. The funds will be used to support continued development of fuel cell/electric propulsion technology to reduce aviation CO2 emissions. The company was founded in 2017 by Val Miftakhov, who is also the current CEO. He answered some questions for CleanTechnica about the new grant. Aviation Clean Transport Interviews UK ZeroAvia

Circular economy startups compete at Circularity 2020, taking on shoes to shelf-life


Circular economy startups compete at Circularity 2020, taking on shoes to shelf-life. At Circularity 20, GreenBiz’s online circular economy event, five startups presented their potentially world-altering ideas during the Accelerate competition.

Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Attracts More Aviation Startups & OEMs


A series of startups and established aviation giants are joining the Dassault Systèmes’ (DS) 3DEXPERIENCE platform family to support their digital engineering initiatives. A few more aviation startups are also using the Dassault platform, such as Joby Aviation and Solar Impulse. Stay tuned, as we will soon reveal even more startups who will use Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE Lab.

9 Canadian startups tackling the climate crisis


With political short-termism aplenty, Canada’s climate leaders are private companies. Canada Climate Tech Climate Tech

How tree-planting startup Propagate Ventures monetizes land conservation


How tree-planting startup Propagate Ventures monetizes land conservation. In May, I spoke with another intriguing agroforestry startup, Propagate Ventures , part of the fall 2018 cohort at Elemental Excelerator. Heather Clancy. Thu, 07/09/2020 - 01:30.

Food waste startup backed by Oprah Winfrey snags $250 million


Food waste startup backed by Oprah Winfrey snags $250 million. While overall startup funding is down this quarter because of the economic disruption brought on by COVID-19, entrepreneurs focused on solving climate-related problems have been bucking the trend. The startup's product is literally a peel — made from fruit and vegetable matter — that can be used to coat everything from limes to avocados to mandarin oranges to apples.

How A Mumbai Startup Is Resolving Trust Issues To Simplify The Solar Journey Of Cooperative Societies


One of the key issues for the abysmally low adoption of rooftop solar in the residential sector has been the limited awareness and lack of knowledge. TrueSun has worked with several residential societies that are keen to reduce their electricity bills and go solar.

Chelsea Clinton’s VC fund backs edtech startup Fiveable

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Her firm, Metrodora Ventures, made its first investment in online learning startup Fiveable, which is working to “democratize” access to advanced. The post Chelsea Clinton’s VC fund backs edtech startup Fiveable appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

A Look At WM Motor, One Of The Tesla-Inspired Chinese EV Startups


In 2003, a new automotive startup was founded in California, but had only a 10% chance of success, according to its current CEO. By 2019, the same company had already made close to a million passenger cars and had become the leading EV maker in the world. Cars Clean Transport CleanTechnica CleanTechnica Exclusive Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Rupert Mitchell Weltmeister Weltmeister EX5 Weltmeister EX6 Plus WM Motor

Affordable housing startup PadSplit closes $10 million

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The post Affordable housing startup PadSplit closes $10 million appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, August 24 – Atlanta-based PadSplit manages single-family homes, renting out individual rooms to make housing affordable for low-income families.

Angel network of Halcyon incubator backs edtech and solar startups

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metro area to invest in impact startups. The network’s first two investments are a $400,000 commitment to MajorClarity, an edtech startup focused on remote learning, and $230,000 for community solar startup Solstice. area startups. ImpactAlpha, September 1 – D.C.-based

Lightship Capital invests in mobile dentistry startup Kare Mobile

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The post Lightship Capital invests in mobile dentistry startup Kare Mobile appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, October 19 – Poor, senior and rural Americans lack adequate access to affordable oral healthcare.

5 startups unlocking the mobility revolution


From data to electrification, these entpreneurs are surmounting barriers to reaching an equitable, sustainable mobility future and empowering first movers to act. Innovation Technology Transportation & Mobility

Electric Deliveries Are Spreading Across Africa, Botswana Startup MyFoodness Adopts Electric Scooters On Its Routes


We recently shared Kenyan startup GreenSpoon’s move to embrace electric delivery vans and ABInBev’s South African Breweries’ addition of the Mitsubishi Fuso eCanter to its fleet. Slowly but surely, we are getting there. Well, now, on our travels to Botswana, we came across MyFoodness, which has been using electric scooters on its delivery routes since.

NIO EV Sales Up — Strong Community Backs The Startup


NIO has released its delivery figures for December 2019. With deliveries of 3,170 vehicles in December 2019, including 2,537 ES6s and 633 ES8s, the cumulative deliveries of ES8 and ES6 have reached 31,913, spelling good news for the company as it closes a tumultuous year. Autonomous Vehicles Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging China Ningbo China NIO Nio Day NIO ES6 NIO ES8 NIO Houses NIO Sales NIO Spaces William Bin Li

Former Volvo Executive Launches Startup to Spark Industrialization of Electric Commercial Trucks


Patrick Collignon, former chief operating officer for Volvo Trucks North and South America, has launched Trova Commercial Vehicles (TrovaCV). The new company offers customized engineering and manufacturing expertise for commercial vehicles, specifically fully electric trucks.

This Startup Wants To Put Geothermal Panels In Underground Garages & Tunnels


This is one of the most ingenious startups I have seen in a while, a reminder that out of the box thinking can lead to completely new solutions to problems that don't require millions of dollars in R& Clean Power Geothermal Energy EnerdrapeRight now when you think of panels collecting energy, you would probably think of solar panels or those black panels that heat water, but if you already filled your roof with solar panels, what do you do next?

Charging Automation: Charging Startup ROCSYS Finishes Seed Investment Round


I am always saying how easy charging is. Well, in the Netherlands, ROCSYS, a charging automation company, just made it even simpler. Autonomous Vehicles Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations Green Economy Investment Automated Charging automatic charging stations automation Robotics ROCSYS self-parking soft robotics technology

A seemingly insatiable appetite for food startups


After years of nibbling at the market, venture funds are investing in an increasingly diverse menu of entrepreneurs, ranging from food waste crusaders to alternative protein providers. Food & Agriculture Plant-Protein Food Waste

The perfect pair? Custom-fit jeans startup challenges fast fashion mindset


Custom-fit jeans startup challenges fast fashion mindset. One company working to do things differently is San Francisco-based startup unspun. The perfect pair? Lauren Phipps. Mon, 08/03/2020 - 02:12.

Former Volvo Trucks exec launches electric truck startup


Patrick Collignon, former COO for Volvo Trucks North and South America, has launched a startup called Trova Commercial Vehicles.

This LA startup turns spoiled milk into biodegradable T-shirts

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Did you know that 128 million tons of milk are wasted every year

Greentown Labs and Vineyard Wind Announce Offshore Wind Challenge Startup Participants

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Startups will participate in accelerator program to develop data monitoring technologies focused on protecting marine mammals. The startups will focus on innovations in marine mammal monitoring through data collection, real-time transmission, and analysis.

Rockstart raises €21 million to back energy startups in Europe

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