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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
Tremola 2011 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Engineering, Resource efficiency ] e-mobility
GL Market introducution of a flexible, environmentally conscious vehicle, which is both economical and fun to drive.
Tricopian 2014 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Energy storage, Information technology ] Electric batteries
NE Tricopian, provides portable and reusable charging system that allows users to charge their Android and Apple mobile devices.
Turbo Niki None
None Recuperation of waste heat energy industrial application and private households to produce electricity
TVP Solar 2008 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Electricity, Energy efficiency, Engineering, Heat energy ] Photovoltaics, Solarthermal energy
GE Solar panels for heat and industrial processes.
TwentyGreen 2015 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail ]
LU Production de probiotiques naturels pour nourrir les animaux de ferme. Solution durable puisque l'intégration de probiotiques implique la baisse de nourriture nécessaire; de plus, cela engendre une baisse de coût liés aux maladies et traitement de la pollution.
TwingTec 2013 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production) [ Electricity, Energy efficiency ] Grid: Efficient power transmission or distribution, Renewable technologies, Wind energy
ZH TwingTec has developed the energy drone. The drone flies on a tethered wing which flies similar as a kite to harness the energy of wind. This unlocks huge unexploited wind energy resources to produce clean energy cheaper than with fossil fuels.
Tyre Recycling Solutions 2013 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ] Waste management technologies
VD TRS has developed Swiss proprietary technologies to process scrap tyres and deliver output products with significant value-in-use
UniqueTrace (FairTrace) 2013 Industrial process & manufacture (technology usefull for many areas) enabling technologies
VS Our solutions are based on an innovative, patented and generic platform, which enables us to ensure the traceability of goods in real time.
ValNature Pro 2009 Food, Farming or Forestry [ Food production & retail, Forestry ] Synthetic fuels (e.g. power to liquid)
VS electric machines for agriculture, especially in the vineyard
Varionix 2012 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management Filters
ZG Manufacturer and supplier of precision instruments for the measurement of air ions and electrostatics for the environmental analysis, process-engineering and science. Apps: odor neutralisation, degradation of pollutans, sterilisation and refreshment of air and water.
Vatorex 2016 Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management, Food, Farming or Forestry [ Farming & agriculture, Food production & retail, Forestry ] Bio technologies, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
ZH We help beekeepers in the fight against the Varroa mite. The company develops a system against the Valora Mite without acids and automatically.
Veganaut 2014 Behavioural change, Clothes, Textiles, Wearables devices or apps, Food, Farming or Forestry, Healthcare & Bodycare [ Bodycare, Catering, Food production & retail, Hotel, Information technology, Restaurants ] IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
BE Veganaut.net is a project started by two brothers, Toby and Sebu, from Bern, Switzerland. We wanted there to be an open-source, open-data world map on which everybody can share their vegan discoveries.
Vela Solaris 2006 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency, Heat energy ] enabling technologies, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals, Photovoltaics
ZH Polysun, a simulation software for renewable energy installation developed by Vela Solaris, provides invaluable support in the analysis, design and calculation of heating and cooling systems using renewable energy (solar thermal energy, photovoltaics, heat pumps, geothermal energy and solar cooling)
Velobility 2010 Transport & Mobility [ Mobility & Fleet management ] e-bike, e-mobility
ZH Velobility is your partner for Bike-Sharing. Thanks to our bike and e-bike models which are engineered to be shared. And thanks to our tried-and-tested Ridebox® technology. The result is a triple benefit: higher efficiency, better security, longer durability.
Velohub (Blinkers) 2016 Transport & Mobility [ Engineering ] e-mobility, lighting, smart device
ZH We want to improve safety on bikes, by building the next generation of bike lights. It’s not about making them more powerful, but about adding extra safety functionalities like turning indicators, a brake light and a laser projection.
ventusSolar 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management [ Electricity ] Photovoltaics
BS PV planning and installation.
Vir2sense 2016 Behavioural change, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Information technology, Resource efficiency ] e-mobility, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals, smart device
ZH Vir2sense GmbH provides ready to use, optimized fast combustion and emission models for internal combustion engine calibration, continuous emissions monitoring and real-time control.
Virtual Global Systems 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption [ Electricity, Energy efficiency, Energy storage, Engineering, Heat 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.
VIRVE 2015 Behavioural change, Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency, Engineering ] e-car, e-mobility
TI Precise range estimator to deliver valuable information to electric vehicles.
Visionarity 2012 Behavioural change, Healthcare & Bodycare [ Energy efficiency, Healthcare, Recreation, Resource efficiency ] gamification, IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals
BS Visionarity delivers a digital mHealth platform to employers, insurers and stakeholders of the health care system. Visionarity helps to engage people in healthier lifestyles, foster changes of behaviour to help to control costs, caused from chronicle diseases like Obesity, Diabetes, Burn-Out.
Voltitude 2011 Transport & Mobility [ Energy efficiency ] e-bike, e-mobility
VD Voltitude is a Swiss innovation company developing and manufacturing luxury folding e-bikes designed for urban mobility.
Vorteco 2012 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production) [ Electricity ] Hydro energy, Renewable technologies
AG Water vortex side of river power production.
VortexPower 2011 Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Resource efficiency ] Hydro energy
ZH VortexPower AG is specialized in the development and the sales of highly efficient products for water recovery thru natural swirling.
Vuna 2016 Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management [ Waste & recycling ] Biomass based energy (biofuels, biogas ..), Filters
ZH VUNA designs & implements specialised sanitation systems to: - recover nutrients & water - save water - avoid costly sewers
W2AREX WasteWater Reuse and Energy EXchange 2012 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Clothes, Textiles, Wearables devices or apps, Construction & buildings, Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production), Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management, Finance, Insurance, IT or Data Analysis, Food, Farming or Forestry, Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management, Recreation, hotels & restaurants, Transport & Mobility [ Energy storage, Financing and financial services, Services pooling, Waste & recycling ] Biomass based energy (biofuels, biogas ..), IT-platforms or networking solutions, e.g. portals, Renewable technologies
VD The WasteWater Reuse and Energy Exchange (W2AREX) is a platform commoditising wastewater treatment capacities and matching offers and demands of treated wastewater with wastewater supplies.
Waste Allocation Systems 2016 Natural resources, Material efficiency or Recycling & Waste Management [ Waste & recycling ]
VD Manual waste compactor (reduces 60 liters of waste in 17 liters) named e-crush for households and SMEs. Can be used for all types of waste: household, PET bottles, aluminum or cardboard.
WATALUX (OOLUX) 2014 Energy production & distribution & storage (incl.tool production) [ Electricity ] lighting, Photovoltaics
GE We have developed a solar solution with innovative properties destined to meet the needs of the consumers at the base of the income pyramid in developing countries, for light, charging mobile phones, etc.
Wattelse 2012 Climate technologies & mitigation & CO2-reduction, Energy usage, efficiency & prosumption, Environment, sustainability & hazard prevention management, Finance, Insurance, IT or Data Analysis [ Electricity efficiency, Energy efficiency ] Smarthome & building
ZG Identify energy demand and points for reduction and optimizing building management.
WayRay 2014 Transport & Mobility [ Engineering, Games, Information technology ] e-mobility
VD A virtual world around the car that moves and continuously changes in sync with rout and drives preferences.
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.
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