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SET Award 2022: Presenting this Year’s Finalists

Meet the 15 finalists of the SET Award 2022. The winners of the 6th SET Award will be announced at the SET Tech Festival in the fall of 2022.

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Unveiling the SET100 List of 2022

Start Up Energy Transition (SET) is proud to unveil its 6th SET100 List, the annual compilation of the most promising global innovators in the energy transition who are transforming the […]

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Elia Group Open Innovation Challenge 2022: A Focus on Sustainability

dena and the SET team are proud to serve as a supporting partner for the Elia Group Open Innovation Challenge 2022 The challenge is open to start-ups from around the […]

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SET Success Stories: Enapter, Fusebox, Cemvita, Roofit.Solar & Hydrogenious

As we near the year’s end, we are seeing a rush of encouraging developments for several SET Alumni start-ups. In this edition of Start-Up Success Stories, we will highlight the […]

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SET Award 2021: The 5 Winning Start-ups Announced

The wait is officially over. On 20 October, 2021, the five winners of this year’s fifth SET Award 2021 were announced. The current round is supported by our partners BayWa […]

Winning start-ups of the SET China Demo Day 2021 announced

August, 2021 marked the second edition of our annual SET China Demo Day, a pitch contest for SET100 start-ups that are interested in exploring the Chinese market. The event was organised in collaboration with Venture Cup China. Congratulations to Ekkono Solutions, DABBEL, and Solytic.

SET Report 2019 – 2021: Snapshot of the Start-up Energy Ecosystem with transmission lines in the background.

SET Report 2019 – 2021: Snapshot of the Start-up Energy Ecosystem

The “SET Report 2019-2021: Snapshot of the start-up energy ecosystem”, written in cooperation with our partner Early Metrics, has been released on June 29, 2021 at our online launch event. The report […]

SET Success Stories: Clir, Lumenaza, BeeBryte & AgeVolt

In this edition of Energy Start-Up Success Stories, we will highlight the major leaps that have been made by alumni SET100 start-ups Clir, Lumenaza, BeeBryte & AgeVolt! Vancouver-based Clir has […]

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Towards an Inclusive Energy Transition: More Women for More Energy Innovation

Climate change is a global crisis. Unfortunately, a large chunk of the population remains on the margin of the global dialogue. The vivid debates around diversity ahead of the COP26 […]

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What Role does Innovation Play in Climate Transformation?

“Climate targets alone will not achieve climate protection. We do not have a knowledge problem, but an implementation problem”. This is what Prof. Claudia Kemfert, environmental expert and energy economist, […]