Wow! ClimateLaunchpad 2016 finalist on Forbes 30 Under 30 list.

How to land yourself on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list. ClimateLaunchpad 2016 finalist Chrysalis Technologies did it. No less than thirteen of Climate-KIC’s entrepreneurs feature in Forbes 30-Under-30 Europe 2017. Only the brightest young entrepreneurs, innovators and game changers find a spot on that list. ClimateLaunchpad 2016 finalist Chrysalis Technologies is one of them…. Read more »

European Final Flashback

Did you miss the big event in Amsterdam? Or were you there and had so much fun, you want to see it again? Check out this video for an impression of the day and our YouTube playlist for all videos, like interviews and pitches. And don’t forget to flip through our Facebook Photo Albums: *… Read more »

Minister Bruton announces finalists to represent Ireland at the European ClimateLaunchpad Final 

Dublin, 23rd of June 2015 – The “A Green Space to Innovate” event kick started the “Sustainability Gathering 2015” and took place on Monday afternoon, the 22nd of June, 2015 at the CHQ Building, Custom House Quay, Dublin.   The event showcased innovative cleantech entrepreneurs, and hosted the national final of the ClimateLaunchpad competition.The ClimateLaunchpad… Read more »

Video: the why and how of ClimateLaunchpad 2015

In this video Frans Nauta, founder of ClimateLaunchpad, and Mike Goodfellow-Smith, one of our certified trainers, explain why it’s so important to empower start-ups to combat climate change. “Science is very clear about climate change. We have to fix it”, says Frans. For a green and clean future “we need thousands of companies challenging the… Read more »

lamp•a•live, finalist Berlin

lamp•a•live is an easy-to-use lamp that can grow algae at home, at work, or at school. This will accelerate education about algae growth, and how we can use algae for bio fuels.

Solarays, finalist Spain

Solarays implies a radical change in the generation and distribution of electric and thermal energy.

NitroZeo, finalist Italy

The Nitrozeo team has developed a completely natural product, to grant a more sustainable agriculture.

Hydroalgae Power, finalist the Netherlands

Hydroalgae Power’s idea is to create a perpetual cycle for the sustainable source of energy, water and ammonia; three key resources needed in today’s resource constrained society.

RiUp, finalist Italy

RiUp is a new platform to deal with the actual environmental issue making affordable serial and functional objects of green design to everyone.

Necova, finalist Greece

Necova, a system that retrofits photovoltaic installations to enhance their performance and produce hot water at no extra cost.

Evovelo, finalist Spain

Evovelo wants to design, manufacture and sell highly-efficient solar sustainable vehicles to help reduce the CO2 footprint and make mobility in cities more comfortable and healthy.

Aerox, finalist Spain

Aerox has designed a coating for wind-turbine blades which reduces the need of finishing operations, making wind-turbine manufacturing process more efficient.

Green Wings, finalist Cyprus

Green Wings, a system that produces electricity from the exhausted gases of airplanes during take-off. Please read more about this cleantech idea.

Coolar, finalist Germany (Berlin)

Coolar wants to produce a fridge that runs on heat and not on electricity. The cooling process is purely water-based and does not contain any toxic or climate-damaging chemicals. Read all about this cleantech idea.

PalleTech, finalist Poland

PalleTech combines the reusability of wooden pallets with the recyclability of paper pallets and adds modularity on top.

Intelligent Structures, finalist Italy

Intelligent Structures’ idea is about detecting and locating critical damages in carbon fiber structures – e.g. in aircrafts – using a network of smart ultrasound sensors. And, thus alleviating the necessity of oversizing. More about it in this blog.

Mike’s Multicharger, finalist Poland

Mike’s Multicharger is a device that has the possibility to use at least six sources of green energy, in a modular construction. With this device you’ll be never out of energy. More about this cleantech idea in this blog.

Wavetube, finalist Sweden

First Prize Winner CleanLaunchpad 2014: Wavetube develops a patented solution to produce renewable energy from the motion of ocean waves. Their goal is commercialization by 2020, having initiated two major wave energy farm projects with customers by then. Read all about it.

Inteko ltd, finalist Poland

Finalist Poland Inteko wants to make stoves completely independent of electricity. This has a number of advantages. Please continue to read more about it.

Sulfotools, finalist Germany (Hessen)

Sulfotools: pioneers in the field of green peptide chemistry. Their aim: to replace all process-required organic solvents with natural resource water. Read all about them.

AlterHausVerwalter, finalist Germany (Hessen)

AlterHausVerwalter.de is an online platform for an alternative realty management to motivate tenants towards an environmentally friendly and resource-saving behavior by making energy consumption transparent and uncover the potential of energy-savings.

TRANSPARENT WORLD, finalist Denmark

TRANSPARENT WORLD has invented a new material to replace indium tin oxide (ITO) used in applications ranging from green energy applications, information technologies to smart coatings.

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