SET Award 2020

The first-ever SET Award held in a virtual format, featuring the best and the brightest innovators of 2020!

Start Up Energy Transition Award 2020

The record number of 570 start-ups from 90 countries applied for the award. Despite the unprecedented events following the COVID-19 outbreak, we were still able to showcase and award five innovative start-ups shaping the future of energy at our very first virtual Award Ceremony during the SET Week 2020.

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  • SET Award 2020 Winners
  • SET Award 2020_Winners
  • SET Award 2020_Winners
  • SET Award 2020_Winners

Renewable Energies & Materials

Explore game changing innovations a to move us further away from carbon-emitting energy by focusing on solar, wind, alternative fuel technologies, storage technologies, among others.

Finalist
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EnergyNest AS

EnergyNest offers a cross-industrial energy storage solution applicable to clientele within Power generation, Industrial manufacturing and the Renewables sector.

Winner
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instagrid GmbH

instagrid develops portable battery power supplies, enabling clean energy to replace small combustion engines anywhere.

Finalist
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VoltStorage GmbH

Voltstorage develops and produces solar power storage systems based on the Vanadium Redox Flow (VRF) technology.

  • Finalist
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    EnergyNest AS

    EnergyNest offers a cross-industrial energy storage solution applicable to clientele within Power generation, Industrial manufacturing and the Renewables sector.

  • Winner
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    instagrid GmbH

    instagrid develops portable battery power supplies, enabling clean energy to replace small combustion engines anywhere.

  • Finalist
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    VoltStorage GmbH

    Voltstorage develops and produces solar power storage systems based on the Vanadium Redox Flow (VRF) technology.

Digital Energy Systems

View groundbreaking technologies that are bringing our energy systems closer together by innovating areas such as smart grid, decentralized energy access, peer-to-peer, AI and blockchain.

Finalist
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BluWave Inc. Artificial Intelligence

BluWave-ai offers SaaS software to help operators of electrified fleets connect to distribution utilities.

Finalist
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Sterblue

Sterblue builds software for drones to inspect energy infrastructures such as power lines and wind turbines. Sterblue software guides drones along automated trajectories that wraps around structures, finds anomalies from the collected images, and outputs reports.

Winner
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SwitchDin

SwitchDin provides software that connects utilities with distributed energy resources (DERs), enabling orchestration through smart control of solar, batteries & loads for virtual power plants and microgrids.

  • Finalist
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    BluWave Inc. Artificial Intelligence

    BluWave-ai offers SaaS software to help operators of electrified fleets connect to distribution utilities.

  • Finalist
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    Sterblue

    Sterblue builds software for drones to inspect energy infrastructures such as power lines and wind turbines. Sterblue software guides drones along automated trajectories that wraps around structures, finds anomalies from the collected images, and outputs reports.

  • Winner
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    SwitchDin

    SwitchDin provides software that connects utilities with distributed energy resources (DERs), enabling orchestration through smart control of solar, batteries & loads for virtual power plants and microgrids.

Energy Efficiency Solution

Check out the most creative solutions that helps us to manage and reduce our energy consumption for a better future.

Finalist

Blue Box Air, LLC

Blue Box Air optimizes the performance and energy efficiency of buildings by restoring HVAC systems. Because of its patented process for cleaning heat transfer coils, the efficiency of HVAC systems can be improved by up to 90%.

Winner
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Enerbrain s.r.l.

Enerbrain’s solution can turn energy-wasteful non-residential buildings into smarter, healthier and more sustainable ones by using innovative IoT sensors, actuators, and novel fuzzy algorithms.

Finalist
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Enjay AB

Enjay is a Swedish cleantech company, specialized in energy efficiency. The company´s first solution, Lepido, is the first to offer profitable energy recycling from restaurant ventilation.

  • Finalist

    Blue Box Air, LLC

    Blue Box Air optimizes the performance and energy efficiency of buildings by restoring HVAC systems. Because of its patented process for cleaning heat transfer coils, the efficiency of HVAC systems can be improved by up to 90%.

  • Winner
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    Enerbrain s.r.l.

    Enerbrain’s solution can turn energy-wasteful non-residential buildings into smarter, healthier and more sustainable ones by using innovative IoT sensors, actuators, and novel fuzzy algorithms.

  • Finalist
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    Enjay AB

    Enjay is a Swedish cleantech company, specialized in energy efficiency. The company´s first solution, Lepido, is the first to offer profitable energy recycling from restaurant ventilation.

Transport & Smart Mobility

Get to know the most inspiring start-ups making the transport and mobility sector smarter, cleaner and more efficient

Winner
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EcoG GmbH

EcoG provides IoT operating system and all the software components needed to build and develop an EV charger.

Finalist
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Ponera Group

Ponera Group has developed a modular pallet system which by their assembly, can provide different sizes of pallets in terms of surface area.

Finalist
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TRANSITION-ONE

TRANSITION-ONE’s approach is to create the Eternal Car.

  • Winner
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    EcoG GmbH

    EcoG provides IoT operating system and all the software components needed to build and develop an EV charger.

  • Finalist
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    Ponera Group

    Ponera Group has developed a modular pallet system which by their assembly, can provide different sizes of pallets in terms of surface area.

  • Finalist
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    TRANSITION-ONE

    TRANSITION-ONE’s approach is to create the Eternal Car.

Special Prize: Quality Access and SDG-7

Explore the most promising start-ups making the biggest dent in ensuring access to accessible, sustainable and affordable energy for all.

Winner
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Liter of Light

Liter of Light is a global, grassroots movement that uses inexpensive, readily available materials to provide high quality solar lighting to people with limited or no access to electricity.

Finalist
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Village Data Analytics (TFE Energy GmbH)

VIDA creates insightful, smart maps. It gives remote off-grid villages, where most of the 1 billion without access to modern energy live, a richly textured information identity.

Finalist
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Reeddi Inc.

Reeddi provides reliable electricity access to rural and urban African communities where accessing reliable and affordable electricity are challenging.

  • Winner
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    Liter of Light

    Liter of Light is a global, grassroots movement that uses inexpensive, readily available materials to provide high quality solar lighting to people with limited or no access to electricity.

  • Finalist
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    Village Data Analytics (TFE Energy GmbH)

    VIDA creates insightful, smart maps. It gives remote off-grid villages, where most of the 1 billion without access to modern energy live, a richly textured information identity.

  • Finalist
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    Reeddi Inc.

    Reeddi provides reliable electricity access to rural and urban African communities where accessing reliable and affordable electricity are challenging.

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