Launch of Global Start Up Energy Transition Award

The aim of the Start Up Energy Transition Award is to recognise global start-up companies that have developed innovative products and/or services that contribute to energy system transformation.

There are five categories, all with the aim of clean energy promotion:

Clean Energy Generation

Demand-side Innovation

Energy Distribution and Storage

Smart Mobility & Transportation

Quality Energy Access

The winner of each category will receive a prize of up to €10,000.

Applicants can only apply to one category and must meet the following eligibility criteria:

The start-up must have been founded within the last 10 years and be registered or in the process of becoming registered.

The start-up must be able to present a functioning prototype.

The applicant must be able to present a proof of concept or a client, and/or an industrial/corporate/institutional partner.

Applications must be submitted by the deadline of 31 January 2021.

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