Start-Up Database

The start-up database is built from the SET100 lists, our annual compilation of the 100 best start-ups of the Start Up Energy Transition Award. It contains the most innovative and promising start-ups that make the energy transition a fundamental component of their innovation. Use the database to discover, connect, and fuel the growth to net zero.

Company Award ranking Founded Category Country
1516 Green Energy Technology Company Limited2015SDG-7Vietnam
Acacia innovations logoAcacia Innovations Ltd.Winner2016SDG-7Kenya
aesp logoAESP Green Energy Inc.2009SDG-7Canada
Africa GreenTec LogoAfrica GreenTec AG2014SDG-7Germany
Alterum logoAlterum (Smart Grid to Business)2014SDG-7Canada
AMMP logoAMMP Technologies B.V.2018SDG-7Netherlands
ARESS logoARESS2012SDG-7Benin
ATEC logoATEC Biodigesters2016SDG-7Cambodia
Azuri logoAzuri Technologies2012SDG-7United Kingdom
BioLite logoBioLiteFinalist2010SDG-7United States
Bioroot Energy logoBioroot Energy, Inc.2015SDG-7United States
Boreal Light logo in blueBoreal Light GmbH (Winture)Finalist2014SDG-7Germany
brightgreen logoBrightGreen Renewable Energy0SDG-7Kenya
Claro LogoClaro Energy Pvt. Ltd2011SDG-7India
Logo ColdHubsColdHubsWinner2015SDG-7Nigeria
Coolar logoCoolar UGWinner2016SDG-7Germany
deciwatt logoDeciwatt Ltd2013SDG-7United Kingdom
desolenator logoDesolenator B.V.2014SDG-7Netherlands
divine bamboo logoDivine Bamboo Group LtdWinner2016SDG-7Uganda
easy solar logoEasy Solar (SL) Ltd2016SDG-7Sierra Leone
ÉAU logoÉAU- Écosystèmes Alimentaires Urbains2014SDG-7Canada
EcoEnergy logoEcoEnergy2016SDG-7United States
Eja-Ice Ltd2020SDG-7Nigeria
Enent2020SDG-7Pakistan
Enexor BioEnergy2022SDG-7United States
Ferntech logoFerntech GmbH2016SDG-7Germany
Logo Frontier MarketsFrontier Markets2011SDG-7India
Green Scene Energy Plc2016SDG-7Ethiopia
Havenhill logoHavenhill Synergy Limited2010SDG-7Nigeria
hiLyte logohiLyte2018SDG-7Switzerland
Hydrobox logoHydrobox Kenya Ltd2018SDG-7Kenya
Hyko logoHyko2014SDG-7Netherlands
Jaza EnergyWinner2015SDG-7Canada
Jiro-Ve logoJiro-Ve2014SDG-7Madagascar
KOKO logoKOKO Networks2014SDG-7Kenya
Komodo Water logoKomodo Water2010SDG-7Indonesia
Koolboks SAS2018SDG-7France
KunTech logoKunTech2015SDG-7Kazakhstan
Liter of Light logo in blueLiter of LightWinner2017SDG-7Philippines
Litro Solar logoLitro Solar SAS2011SDG-7Colombia
Little Sun logoLittle Sun2012SDG-7Germany
Manamuz ElectricFinalist2016SDG-7Nigeria
MPower Ventures logoMPower Ventures AG2017SDG-7Cameroon, Namibia, Spain, Switzerland, Togo, Zambia
NeedEnergyFinalist2015SDG-7Zimbabwe
Nithio logoNithio Holdings, Inc.Finalist2018SDG-7United States
Nizam Energy logoNizam Energy2016SDG-7Pakistan
nOa climate2019SDG-7Germany
Novihum logoNovihum Technologies GmbH2012SDG-7Germany
novomoto logoNovoMoto2016SDG-7United States
OffGridBox logo in green and blackOffGridBoxFinalist2016SDG-7United States
OnePower2015SDG-7Lesotho
ONergy Solar logoONergy Solar2009SDG-7India
Pamodzi Bio Energy Solutions2022SDG-7Nigeria
pawame logoPawame2015SDG-7Kenya
Pollinate Group logoPollinate Group LtdFinalist2012SDG-7Australia
Power-Blox logoPower-Blox AG; Power-Blox Ltd.2015SDG-7Switzerland
Powerstove Energy2018SDG-7Nigeria
Rafiki Power (by E.ON Off Grid Solutions)2013SDG-7Germany
Reeddi logoReeddi Inc.Finalist2018SDG-7Canada
Renew Power Projects Ltd2017SDG-7Pakistan
Rensource logoRensource Distributed Energy Limited2016SDG-7Nigeria
s4s technologies logoS4S TechnologiesWinner2011SDG-7India
Solar Freeze logo in green and blueSolar Freeze2017SDG-7Kenya
Solarcool2018SDG-7South Africa
SolarisOffgrid logoSolaris Offgrid2014SDG-7Spain
SolarisKit Ltd2021SDG-7United Kingdom
SolarPipo logoSolarPipo B.V.2017SDG-7Netherlands
SolarTurtle logoSolarTurtle2012SDG-7South Africa
Solarworx logoSolarWorX UG2017SDG-7Germany
solstice logoSolstice Initiative2014SDG-7United States
Solynta logo in black and yellowSolynta Nigeria Limited2013SDG-7Nigeria
Sosai Renewable Energies Company logoSosai Renewable Energies Company2012SDG-7Nigeria
Standard Microgrid Inc.2012SDG-7United States, Zambia
Sun Exchange logoSun Exchange2015SDG-7South Africa
SUNami logo in redSUNami AS2016SDG-7Norway
suncrafter logoSunCrafter – solar generation2018SDG-7Germany
SunCulture logoSunCultureFinalist2012SDG-7Kenya
SunnyMoney logoSunnyMoney2008SDG-7United Kingdom
Logo SunSawangSunSawang Company LimitedFinalist2013SDG-7Thailand
Sustainable Green Fuel Enterprise (SGFE) logo in green and greySustainable Green Fuel Enterprise (SGFE)2012SDG-7Cambodia
trine logoTRINE2015SDG-7Sweden
VIDA TFE ENERGY logoVillage Data Analytics (TFE Energy GmbH)Finalist2015SDG-7Germany
village energy logoVillage Energy2009SDG-7Uganda
Village power logo in grey and yellowVillage Power Uganda2014SDG-7Uganda
Vuma Biofuels logo in black and greenVuma Biofuels2017SDG-7Kenya
Waste 2 watt logoWaste-2-Watt2015SDG-7Nigeria
X-SOLAR logo in greenX-SOLAR SYSTEMS (M-PAYG)2015SDG-7Denmark

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