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Discover startups and projects in the environment and energy sectors filtered by business area and technology. This list includes high potential projects and companies based and working primarily in Switzerland, founded or active since 2000 and still operational, and range from an initial concept up to those that are trying to capture a larger market space.
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Company Name Founding year / Canton Areas of Activity [Subareas] Technology
Novamet 2014 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency, Information technology, Waste & recycling ] IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
VD Novamet develops Smart Controling System to enhance the efficiency of metling process in Aluminium industries. The approach is based on on-line data acquisition, efficient numerical modelling and machine learning of heat exchanges within a industrial furnace. Enhances productivity, reduce Energy consumption and CO2 emissions.
Flimatec 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency, Energy storage, Engineering, Heating and cooling energy ] Heat industrial usage, Measuring & monitoring e.g. environemental data
LU Flimatec offers comprehensive services in the field of thermal energy technology. Key elements include analysis of thermal energy requirements and holistic energy optimization of industrial processes using pinch analysis.
AquAero GmbH 2014 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Resource efficiency ] Heat industrial usage, Physical & chemical & nano technologies
AG Efficient and resource-saving water production from the air for drinking water supply as well as for agricultural and industrial use, like industrial dehumidification.
act cleantech Agentur Schweiz 2015 Industrial process & manufacture (technology usefull for many areas) IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
ZH act cleantech Agentur coordinates and supports the Swiss network of energy specialists and partners in support of their customers. We enable communication with the federal government, maintain specialised web tools and ensure legal conformity. It is our concern to help your company to achieve a breakthrough in energy efficiency so that you can reduce your costs and make an important contribution to climate protection.
qiio 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Energy efficiency, Information technology ] Electric batteries, e-mobility, Fleet management, Internet of Things, IT blockchain or algorithms, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals, Smart device, Smarthome & building, Wearable devices or apps
ZH Produces and consults on smart home devices to reduce consumption; Smart Home Technology is in the business of the Internet of Things. "We create smart and energy efficient appliances for homes and industry".
WATALUX (OOLUX) 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production) [ Electricity ] Lighting, Photovoltaics
GE With only salt and water, WATA technology produces locally and at low cost, active chlorine solution that can be used to treat drinking water or disinfect any objects or surfaces.
ImagineCargo 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Transport & logisticsof goods ] e-bike, e-car, e-cargo, e-mobility
ZH Sustainable package delivery; ImagineCargo relies on the Bike plus Rail plus Bike concept. Instead of by plane and delivery van, documents and parcels are transported to the station by bicycle, reloaded in high-speed trains and delivered to their destination by bicycle.
H2 ENERGY 2014 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Transport & Mobility [ Transport & logisticsof goods ] Renewable technologies
ZH H2 Energy wants to make hydrogen a cornerstone of the energy system. They see themselves as business innovators for renewable energies. Refining electricity into hydrogen enables the power companies to stand out from the crowd and regulate their production. Hydrogen can be used in a variety of ways, offering consumers some relevant and enhanced alternatives.
OSERIS 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity, Energy efficiency ] Photovoltaics
NE OSERIS' ambition is to contribute to the energy transition, by bringing infrastructure solutions for photovoltaic plants that are economically simple and competitive, allowing installations that are not going to conflict from an environmental point of view. The OSERIS company has developed a floating infrastructure for solar power plants. A Floating solar power station is a real solution for the energy transition.
SEDO ENGINEERING (smartIndigo) 2014 Clothes, Textiles, Wearables devices or apps Physical & chemical & nano technologies
VS The brand Smart­IndigoTM stands for an industrially prov­en technology, which will make a difference by bringing a rudimentary change to the global denim dyeing industry. It is an indigo dye which needs less water and chemicals for the dyeing process.
Plair 2014 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Environmental monitoring ] Measuring & monitoring e.g. environemental data
GE Plair SA develops and manufactures professional systems for preventive environment monitoring. Proprietary state-of-the-art technology forms the basis of Plair’s intelligent detectors that provide high-quality and continuous environmental measurements in all weather conditions.
smart-me 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency ] Enabling technologies, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals, Smart device, Smarthome & building
ZG specialised in measurement and intelligent controlling of energy flows in a building. All products have a direct connection to the cloud via a Wi-Fi interface and can be managed with the help of intelligent switch functions. The data are accessible via app and can be visualised, analysed and managed
Climate Factory 2008 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity ] Low technology, Renewable technologies
BE Climate Factory is active since 2014 and provides energy services in the field of Guarantees of Orgin and CO2-certificates.
WeACT 2014 Behavioural change, Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management [ Many fields ] Gamification, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
ZH WeAct engages people through gamification & team dynamics with online solutions.
EveryCook 2014 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Energy efficiency, Food production & retail ] Smart device
ZH Production of a smart pan that cooks the meals in an easier and more energy efficient way
WayRay 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Engineering, Games, Information technology ] e-mobility
VD With an in-house R&D center, a prototyping factory, and a team of 170 professionals, WayRay is a developer of complex AR hardware and software for creating True Augmented Reality. Our production assets and facilities enable us to independently complete the full cycle of product prototype production, without outsourcing any steps.
Virtual Global Systems 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity, Energy efficiency, Energy storage, Engineering, Heating and cooling energy, Services pooling ] Grid: Efficient power transmission or distribution, Photovoltaics, Smartgrid
AG Unique and innovative platform with a new technology. Efficient, fast and cost-effective. This is Virtual Global Systems AG. A virtual power plant.
WormUp 2017 Food, Farming or Forestry, Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Food production & retail, Waste & recycling ] Low technology
ZH Recycle your kitchen scraps at home, Compact. Odorless. Elegant. WormUp HOME is the first ceramic Worm Bin that produces compost from kitchen waste.
magnebotix 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Industrial process & manufacture (technology usefull for many areas) Physical & chemical & nano technologies
ZH Magnebotix produces and markets the MFG-100 & MFG-100-i (reference 1) magnetic field generating system developed in the Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems at the ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
Bestmile 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Engineering ] e-mobility, Fleet management, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
VD Bestmile empowers mobility providers to deploy, manage and optimize autonomous and conventional driven vehicle fleets. Bestmile’s cloud platform enables the intelligent operation and optimization of autonomous mobility services, managing fixed-route and on-demand services, regardless of the vehicle brand or type. Bestmile’s on-demand autonomous mobility services platform is being used daily in city centers on four continents on both pedestrian areas and open roads. Incorporated in 2014, Bestmile has global offices in San Francisco (USA) and Lausanne (Switzerland). For more information, visit bestmile.com.
Hello Vegan 2012 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail ] Low technology
ZH Online store for vegan products (food, cosmetics, household products).
Envergate Energy 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production) [ Electricity, Resource efficiency ] Renewable technologies, Wind energy
TG Envergate Energy AG develops, produces, sells vertical-axis turbines and is active in the field of renewable energies and consulting.
Ground Up Project 2014 Finance, Insurance, IT or Data Analysis [ Financing and financial services ] Low technology
GE The Ground_Up Project is a deal-sourcing platform for sustainability.
notime 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Transport & logisticsof goods ] e-cargo, e-mobility
ZH notime AG is a Swiss technology company. Our platform enables online retailers to automate the entire process from the order in the online shop to the delivery of the goods.
CRiPSI 2014 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ]
TI Plastic recycling - CRiPSI intends to collect (buy) and recycle plastic by building recycling plants all over the world.
rSupply Solutions 2014 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ]
ZG rSupply specializes in streamlining the recycling flow between recycling plants and suppliers at every step of the recycling chain. Contacts are peer to peer based, ensuring direct transactions whenever possible. rSupply allows recycling plants to outsource their complete supply management, gives expanded sales opportunities to suppliers and assists investors as they enter the recycling market.
Swisscharge.ch 2014 Construction & buildings, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Mobility & Fleet management ] e-mobility, e-vehicle charging
SG Platform and App to share, find and use e-Charging Stations.
Farmy 2014 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail ] Low technology
ZH Farmy is the online shop for regional and organic products.
Tricopian 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Energy storage, Information technology ] Electric batteries
NE FuelRods are the first reusable, portable charging system that allows you to fuel (charge) your mobile devices on the go, and then recharge or swap for a fresh one. It's the latest technology in portable charging technology with the highest energy density on the market.
Aitonomi (TeleRetail) 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Transport & logisticsof goods ] IT data usage, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
VS Autopilot Software and Autonomous Transport System developer and elf-driving robots to automate logistics and to minimize the ecological footprint of transportation. The company’s award-winning Aito AutoPilot Software platform drives robots of almost any size autonomously while reducing the energy consumption, emissions, and space requirements of transport by up to 90%. Beyond industrial, urban and rural logistics automation, the Aito AutoPilot Software and system is also used for self-driving probe and beacon robots that autonomously monitor 5G networks and infrastructure.
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