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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
Pronoo 2013 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Energy efficiency, Information technology ] Enabling technologies, Smart device
FR EcoBITs stands for predictive regulatory optimization and automated reporting. We thus enable automated and cost-effective energy controlling Pronoó can benefit from data from all existing measuring devices as well as from external data sources and thus create greater added value.
Proxipel 2013 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ] Biomass based energy (biofuels, biogas ..)
VD Proxipel is an innovative concept for the production of pellets. It consists of a pellet production line mounted on a truck trailer. Proxipel can granulate biomass wherever it is.
PubliBike 2010 Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Resource efficiency ] e-bike, e-mobility, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
FR Since 2009, PubliBike has been offering bike sharing networks in several Swiss cities and is constantly expanding its offer. We take care of everything: from the development of a site concept to starting the service, including operations, customer service and network promotion... To strengthen our teams, we regularly look for creative, motivated and passionate profiles for the mobility of the future.
Pvsyst 2011 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Electricity, Energy efficiency, Resource efficiency ] Grid: Efficient power transmission or distribution, Photovoltaics
GE Software for managing PhotoVoltaic systems.
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".
Qualysense 2010 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail, Forestry ] Enabling technologies
ZH QualySense develops high-end solutions for a safe and sustainable food supply. By pioneering single-kernel analysis, combining two sensing technologies - QualySense is helping seed breeders, food companies and inspection agencies to achieve excellence in nutrition, health and safety.
Quartierstrom 2017 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity efficiency, Energy storage, Many fields ] IT-blockchain or algorithms, Smartcity
ZH blockchain based peer to peer energy (physical and Go) community (www.quartier-strom.ch)
RB2 Robotics 2017 Industrial process & manufacture (technology usefull for many areas)
VD We are a spin-off from the HEIG-VD Intelligent Data Analysis Laboratory based at the EPFL innovation park. We are developing state of the art deep learning models that enable robots to make smart and secure decisions only based on what they see just like humans do.
reallook (selfnation) 2013 Clothes, Textiles, Wearables devices or apps IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
ZH Responsible manufactured trousers, taylor made, easy online order and made in switzerland with high quality fabric.
reCIRCLE 2015 Recreation, hotels & restaurants [ Waste & recycling ] Low technology
BE RECIRCLE is a national take-away network that uses washable containers with RECIRCLE lids to prevent waste.
Redelec 2007 Clothes, Textiles, Wearables devices or apps, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Industrial process & manufacture (technology usefull for many areas) [ Resource efficiency ] Filters, Physical or chemical technologies
VS RedElec Technologie develops and markets a new technology to perform electrochemical redox transformations at the best economic and environmental costs, directly on the production site. The electrochemical reduction of indigo aqueous suspension is the first industrial application of the process developed by RedElec.
reech 2012 Construction & buildings, Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity, Engineering ] Photovoltaics, Renewable technologies
GR Renewable energy engeineering, with main focus on photovoltaics; As an innovative Company for Photovoltaic, they combine R&D, analytics, maintenance and consulting
Remretech 2017 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ] Enabling technologies
AG Recycling technology for strategically & technologically important rare earths from magnet e-wastes. The founder Ajay Patil aims to develop a portable recycling unit for e-waste and resource management.
Rengoo 2016 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Information technology ] IT-blockchain or algorithms
TG block chain solution and open standard plattform for energy supplier The Open Standards Platform provides secure and equal access to all energy market participants
RethinkResource 2017 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ]
ZH RethinkResource creates an online marketplace where producing and processing companies can trade their side and waste streams.
ReWinner Atlman 2016 Construction & buildings, Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Resource efficiency, Waste & recycling ] IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
ZH ReWinner maximizes product and material reuse with an online plattform. All business goods, like furniture and kitchen or bath item or windows, etc. can be traded via the plattform rewinner.ch.
Riedo Networks 2005 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity, Electricity efficiency, Information technology, Resource efficiency ] Smart device, Smartgrid
FR Riedo Networks Ltd develops, manufactures and distributes energy monitoring & control solutions that help customers to reduce costs for electricity and maintenance while improving monitoring and security of installations in Datacenters, buildings and large facilities. The E3METER® intelligent power distribution units measure energy consumption on all stages within a datacenter and communicate over extremely robust narrowband Powerline communication (PLC) which minimizes installation time and cost.
RINO Electronics (Eisspeicher) 2003 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Electricity, Energy storage, Heat energy ] Biomass based energy (biofuels, biogas ..), Heating in buildings, Photovoltaics, Renewable technologies
ZH New technologies are being tested within the framework of this demonstration plant. Energy supply for old farmhouses; combination of hybrid solar modules with earth register and ice storage.
ROOMZ 2015 Construction & buildings, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Unknown ] Smarthome & building
FR ROOMZ SA is developing and promoting unique tools to better manage the agile workplaces of tomorrow. We are a rapidly growing Start-up based in Fribourg, Switzerland. Our award-winning product ROOMZ is the most scalable and easiest-to-install room signage solution in the Marketplace.
routeRANK 2007 Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Information technology ] e-mobility, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
VD Technology company routeRANK (2006) provides IT solutions for travel and mobility. Unlike other solutions, they address the entire door-to-door route by integrating all relevant modes of transport such as air, rail, public transport, P+Rail, P+Ride, car, rental car, car sharing, car pooling, e-bike, bike, walk and their many multimodal combinations. In a single search, its patented technology finds and ranks the best possible routes, allowing users to sort them according to multiple criteria such as price, travel time and CO2 emissions.
rovenso 2016 Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management [ Natural hazards & catastrophe prevention & protection ] Unknown
VD ROVENSO makes agile robots for security monitoring of industrial sites. Concretely, their robots patrol fully autonomously inside and outside industrial buildings at night, detecting intrusions, thefts but also anomalies such as hot-spot (start of fires), liquid or gas leaks that could be dangerous for humans.
rqmicro 2013 Food, Farming or Forestry, Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Healthcare ] Bio technologies
ZH Next generation microbiology for water and food safety
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.
Rubbish Design 2016 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ] Wearable devices or apps
VD Our products are crafted from used sails, kitesurf, paragliding or each kind of toy you could use to fly and play with Nature. They cannot longer be used for their original purpose, but still offer great features. Strenght, colours, graphical design, texture.
Saganà 2014 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail ] Low technology
ZH SAGANÀ offers high quality, Swiss-EU certified organic, sustainable, fair and 100% natural ingredients in retail or bulk from the Philippines into Switzerland whilst directly supporting rural community livelihoods of our partner farmers. Products are coconut blossom nectar, single-origin Trinitario cacao beans and nibs with low cadmium levels and cold-pressed Virgin Coconut Oil as a healthier and sustainable natural oil alternative.
SAMAWATT 2018 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Energy management solutions ] Data usage, Grid: Efficient power transmission or distribution, IT-blockchain or algorithms
VD SAMAWATT helps wind and solar park operators manage the market risk efficiently by providing pertinent solutions such as accurate production and price forecast, spot market trading strategies, battery storage optimization, and peer-to-peer energy exchange using modern technology and powerful algorithms.
Samro Technik 2013 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Cleaning ] Physical or chemical technologies
BE Samro Technik AG has been dealing with the electrolysis of water by means of boron doped diamond electrodes for years. The resulting change in the water (ECA water) and the generation of other compounds allow a wide range of applications.
Saniswiss 2006 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Cleaning ] Physical or chemical technologies
GE Ecological alternative to disinfectants and chemical antimicrobial cleaners.
Save NRJ 2011 Construction & buildings, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Construction of buildings, Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency ] Renewable technologies
VS Save NRJ offering services in the field of building physics and renewable energies.The company is specialized in building energy optimization, our services are multiple and range from energy audit to planning new construction and renovation, certification (Minergie, CEBS), subsidies.
Südostbahn (abilio) 2018 Transport & Mobility [ Mobility & Fleet management ] IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
SG You know the destination, abilio knows the way. abilio creates an individual route for you – whether you are travelling on foot or by bicycle, car or public transport, you will always have a valid ticket thanks to abilio. Now also with our handy walk-in and swipe-in functions. Just download the app and begin.
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