The Finalists

Meet the 20 finalists!

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Solaris Offgrid

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  • Category: Solar
  • Founded: 2014, Spain

Through a modular pay-as-you-go solar energy platform, Solaris Offgrid creates affordable access to energy, products, and connectivity for more than 1 billion people who live without access to modern forms of energy.

www.solarisoffgrid.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Heliac

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  • Category: Solar
  • Founded: 2014, Denmark

Heliac has developed a method to concentrate sunlight at extremely low costs. With this, Heliac generates high-temperature heat which can be used for district heating, cooling, process heat, desalination, and power production.

www.heliac.dk

Finalist New Energy Challenge

SOLHO

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  • Category: Solar
  • Founded: 2016, The Netherlands

SOLHO designs and develops solar energy systems providing all the input needed by horticultural projects.

www.solho.eu

Finalist New Energy Challenge

JPM Silicon

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  • Category: Solar
  • Founded: 2010, Germany

We change the production of solar silicon to renewable raw materials to make real green solar energy. This enables us to produce carbon-neutral silicon as the base materials for solar cells.

www.jpmsilicon.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Brill Power

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  • Category: Battery
  • Founded: 2016, United Kingdom

Brill Power's solution relies on a technology that increases the lifetime and reliability of a battery pack by enabling individual control of each lithium-ion cell.

www.brillpower.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

CHAKRATEC

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  • Category: Battery
  • Founded: 2013, Israel

Chakratec has developed a kinetic battery for fast Electrical Vehicle (EV) charging stations. Chakratec’s kinetic storage is green, not toxic, not polluting and reusable.

www.chakratec.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Cleanenergypack

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  • Category: Battery
  • Founded: 2016, Germany

Cleanenergypack is a modular, scalable and smart battery system and the decisive building block for the energy transition as it unites stationary and mobile storage.

www.cleanenergypack.de

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Bamomas

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  • Category: Battery
  • Founded: 2016, Finland

Cloud utilizing Solution as a Service (SaaS) to monitor industrial battery systems. Our approach is realized using simple and cheap non-intrusive wireless sensor device that sends the data to our cloud based "big data" analytics engine.

www.bamomas.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Fibersail shape sensing

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  • Category: Wind
  • Founded: 2015, Portugal

Fibersail shape sensing enables the design and manufacturing of lighter and longer blades, bringing wind turbines to new levels of efficiency. Increases the generation of energy with 2% for current wind turbines.

www.fibersail.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Arrecife-Systems

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  • Category: Hydropower
  • Founded: 2016, Spain

Arrecife is a wave energy converting floating platform that simulates the working principles of a coral reef opposing the strength of the waves to create resistance and absorb large part of its energy.

www.arrecifesystems.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

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RONAMIC

  • Category: Hydropower
  • Founded: 2017, The Netherlands

Unlike most systems in the tidal energy industry which use turbines, RONAMIC looks to harvest energy by using positive displacement devices.

www.ronamic.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

CorPower Ocean

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  • Category: Hydropower
  • Founded: 2009, Sweden

The resonant Wave Energy Converters developed by CorPower Ocean has a heaving buoy on the surface absorbing energy from the combined surge and heave motion of the waves.

www.corpowerocean.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Synvertec

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  • Category: Software
  • Founded: 2014, Israel

Synvertec helps facilitate high levels of Renewable Energy Sources (RES) and Distributed Energy Resources (DER) within diverse electricity grids, while also significantly enhancing grid stability.

www.synvertec.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

OEEX

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  • Category: Software
  • Founded: 2016, Germany

Our solution is user-centric and combines all actors within the energy industry. We put emphasis on the community aspect and aim to offer means to participate in the energy transition.

www.oeex.org

Finalist New Energy Challenge

OneWatt Solutions B.V.

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2016, The Netherlands

Using non-invasive sensors and machine learning, OneWatt literally listens to industrial motors to detect & predict developing faults to prevent downtimes.

www.onewatt.eu

Finalist New Energy Challenge

H2GO

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2014, United Kingdom

H2GO Power developed a technology that stores hydrogen based energy within smart nanomaterials.

www.h2gopower.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

HySiLabs

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2015, France

HySiLabs developed a hydrogen-based liquid fuel that is readily available, stable, non-toxic, non-explosive, generates no emissions, and is easy to transport and store. HySiLabs fuel is the only non-emissions-generating liquid hydrogen source that requires no energy input to produce hydrogen.

www.hysilabs.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Noiseless Acoustics

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2015, Finland

Noiseless Acoustics provides intelligent products and solutions that utilize sound as a source for analysing leakages, discharges or other anomalies.

www.nlacoustics.com

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Nostromo Energy

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2016, Israel

Nostromo Energy developed the IceBrick; a game changing thermal energy cell which enables us to build the most cost effective energy storage system in the world.

www.nostromo.energy

Finalist New Energy Challenge

Electrochaea

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  • Category: Alternative
  • Founded: 2014, Germany

Electrochaea has developed a commercially viable and disruptive solution for utility-scale energy storage, grid balancing, and carbon reuse.

www.electrochaea.com