Energy Efficiency

Zero Sun – solar energy in the darkest of places

Living in a country like Sweden, when half of the year is dark and the sun never rises in some parts in winter, solar energy might not be the first thing that comes to mind. In Skellefteå in northern Sweden, a real-time experiment is testing how solar technology can be more accessible to countries with little sunlight.
Recycling and Waste

Againity – the company that turns waste into value

Waste is a big problem in many parts of the world. But not all waste needs to be wasted. Againity is the company that turned a problem into a profitable business that does good for the planet.

Welcome to a Nordic Startup Night in Palo Alto on the 29th of January

Welcome to a Nordic Startup Night at the Nordic Innovation House in Palo Alto!
Renewable Energy

Energy storage with help from the forest

The Swedish company Ligna Energy has developed a battery produced from residual materials from the forest. The first batteries are now being produced.
Renewable Energy

Sweden reaches new record in production of wind power

In the first week of 2020, Sweden produced more than a terawatt-hour of energy within a week for the first time, according to industry interest organisation Swedenergy.
Sustainable Transportation

Univrses – safer cities through positional tracking

Univrses is a young company on a mission to build an autonomous future. The company started in Stockholm just four years ago but has expanded rapidly and already consists of 30 employees, all of whom are experts in Computer vision and Machine learning.

Swedish Cleantech to Smart City Expo World Congress

Swedish Cleantech will participate in Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona - the world’s leading event for cities – from the 19th to the 21st of November.
Energy Efficiency

The smartest shower on earth – cutting water consumption with technology from space

After working on NASA's Mars mission project, Orbital Systems founder Mehrdad Mahdjoubi had an idea.
Energy Efficiency

Ferroamp – electricity reinvented

Being an end consumer of power is more complicated than ever, with the increasing use of devices, the complex need of power from electrical vehicles (EV) and the possibilities of locally produced energy via photovoltaic (PV) panels. Ferroamp is a fast growing cleantech company that offers a solution for energy and power optimization in buildings and facilities.
Sustainable Construction

Innenco – combining science, innovative technical solutions and thermal energy storage

Active elements that cut energy use by to 75% – isn’t that what all Scandinavians dream about? Walking in the footstep of his grandpa, Jonathan Karlsson managed to convert his PhD studies in the energy tech field into innovative business. In a time when the HVAC industry is quickly shifting focus to energy efficient solutions and integration, his company model looks primed for growth. Meet Jonathan Karlsson, founder of Innenco.

Swedish Cleantech to Nordic Edge Expo 2019

The 24th-26th of September, Nordic Edge Expo is taking place in Stavanger, Norway. The conference is the largest Smart City event in the Nordics and looks at all aspects of what a smart city entails.
Resources and Environment

Vultus – enabling waste-free farming

It all started with a drone and a passion for plantation. Today, the goal is to be the infrastructure for the entire worlds’ precision agriculture effort. Something that is most likely doable with the powerful product nitrogen prescription - that can reduce fertilizers by 30 %. Meet Robert Schmitt, founder and CEO of Vultus.