Presenting Companies

Session 1

  • Grundgrün Energie
    Grundgrün Energie Grundgrün Energie

    Grundgrün is an independent utility and power trading house. We aim to empower the change driven by the German 'Energiewende' and to open up the Energy Market 4.0 to new players.

    Technology:
    Independent utility and power trading

    Stage:
    Late stage

    Attendee:
    Dr. Felix Grolman
    CEO & CFO
    felix.grolman@grundgruen.com
    Tel.: +49 30 52 00 66 188

    Company address:
    Grundgrün Energie
    Uhlandstrasse 181/183
    10623 Berlin
    Germany

    Company website:
    www.grundgruen.de

  • River Basin Energy
    River Basin Energy River Basin Energy

    RBE develops and supplies advanced solid biomass fuels (“biocoals”) which can convert coal power and heat generation assets to renewable energy generation simply by switching fuels. RBE intends to be the leading supplier of enhanced fuels for thermal power plants in regions where asset utilisation and a low carbon footprint are of importance.

    Technology:
    Biocoal — project bioforce in Rotterdam

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 2 — 5 mio

    Attendee:
    Dr. Andy Piers
    CEO
    apiers@riverbasinenergy.com
    Tel.: +41 796 044 296

    Company address:
    River Basin Energy
    Zwängiweg 19
    CH-8038 Zurich
    Switzerland

    Company website:
    www.riverbasinenergy.com

  • GreenWay Operator
    GreenWay Operator GreenWay Operator

    Zero emission, same price. We enable transportation professionals to switch to electric easier than ever before, making custom-design and OEM electric vehicles into service.

    Technology:
    Leasing BEV light commercial vehicles

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 1.5 mio — EUR 3 mio

    Attendee:
    Peter Badik
    Co-Founder & Managing Director
    peter.badik@mye.sk
    Tel.: +421 911 667 349 or +1 343 333 1061

    Company address:
    GreenWay Operator
    Bajkalska 5/B
    Bratislava 83104
    Slovakia

    Company website:
    www.greenway.sk

  • Mercatus
    Mercatus Mercatus

    Mercatus brings dramatic productivity improvements to a large and transforming energy finance industry. The Mercatus Energy Investment Management (EIM) platform unites all aspects of investing into energy projects by seamlessly integrating the entire process into a simple and comprehensive cloud-based solution. Working with CRM and ERP systems and leveraging a single data repository, Mercatus energy companies consolidate all the planning, origination and operational information of the energy investment process.

    Technology:
    Energy Investment Management

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 10 mio

    Attendee:
    Tim Buchner
    COO
    tim@gomercatus.com
    Tel.: +1 408 796 3140

    Company address:
    Mercatus
    1735 Technology Drive
    Suite 250
    San Jose, CA 95110
    USA

    Company website:
    www.gomercatus.com

  • Enerbyte
    Enerbyte Enerbyte

    Personal Energy is a low-cost multiplatform digital tool (web, App, Business Intelligence) which fosters the energy efficiency between citizens and customers from the electrical retailers.

    Technology:
    Customer Engagement Solution for Utilities

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 600k

    Attendee:
    Roger Segura Aguado
    CEO
    rsegura@enerbyte.com
    Tel.: +34 629 200 361

    Company address:
    Enerbyte
    Av. Torre Blanca 57
    Building B, 3rd Floor B011
    Sant Cugat del Valles
    Spain

    Company website:
    www.enerbyte.com

  • Heat Matrix Group
    Heat Matrix Group Heat Matrix Group

    Many industries are losing energy via hot corrosive flue gas via their stacks. HeatMatrix has developed a unique polymer heat exchanger which is corrosion resistant and therefor can recover this heat economically.

    Technology:
    Innovative polymer gas to gas heat exchangers for waste heat recovery

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Attendee:
    Frank Tielens
    CEO
    Frank.Tielens@heatmatrixgroup.com
    Tel.: +31 10 848 5317

    Company address:
    Heat Matrix Group
    de Ooyen 15
    4191 PB Geldersmalsen
    The Netherlands

    Company website:
    www.heatmatrixgroup.com

  • Heliatek
    Heliatek Heliatek

    The organic solar film from Heliatek is making possible a wide range of applications, where conventional solar technology reaches its limits. Buildings will have active façades and cars will be emission free.

    Technology:
    Organic building integrated photovoltaic

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 50 — 70 mio

    Attendee:
    Dr. Thomas Bickl
    VP Sales & Product Development
    Thomas.Bickl@heliatek.com
    Tel.: +49 351 21 30 34 30

    Company address:
    Heliatek
    Treidlerstrasse 3
    01139 Dresden
    Germany

    Company website:
    www.heliatek.com

  • Skeleton Technologies
    Skeleton Technologies Skeleton Technologies

    Skeleton Technologies is Europe's leading manufacturer of ultracapacitors and has achieved global break­throughs in product performance through the use of patented nanomaterials.

    Technology:
    Ultracapacitor manufactuer

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 12 mio

    Attendee:
    Indrek Kaldoja
    CFO
    Indrek.kaldoja@skeletontech.com
    Tel.: +372 5662 9102

    Company address:
    Skeleton Technologies
    Kaare tee 3
    Lubja, 74010, Harjumaa
    Estonia

    Company website:
    www.skeletontech.com

  • Libertine FPE
    Libertine FPE Libertine FPE

    Linear electrical machines and free piston devices for linear motion and distributed power generation.

    Technology:
    Linear electric motor

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    GBP 1.5 – 2.0m

    Attendee:
    Sam Cockerill
    CEO
    sam.cockerill@libertine.co.uk
    Tel.: +44 1904 448 340

    Company address:
    Libertine FPE
    Link Hall
    Wheldrake Lane
    Crockey Hill, York Y019 4SQ
    UK

    Company website:
    www.libertine.co.uk

Session 2

  • CoolChip Technologies Inc.
    CoolChip Technologies Inc. CoolChip Technologies Inc.

    CoolChip Technologies is transforming thermal management using Kinetic Cooling, a patented revolutionary technology that cools better, in a quieter and smaller package.

    Technology:
    High performance electronic cooling solutions

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 5 — 7 mio

    Attendee:
    William Sanchez, Ph.D.
    President and Chief Executive, Co-Founder
    will@coolchip.io
    Tel.: 1.877.770.9474 x 700

    Company address:
    CoolChip Technologies Inc.
    28 Dane Street
    Somerville, MA 02143

    Company website:
    http://coolchip.io

  • Eolos Floating Lidar Solutions
    Eolos Floating Lidar Solutions Eolos Floating Lidar Solutions

    EOLOS Floating Lidar Solutions S.L. is a technological and service company specialized in floating lidar systems, a cost-effective, accurate and reliable measuring system to gather wind and ocean data at any offshore location, at a price which is up to 10x less than currently used bottom-fixed solutions. The company has a dynamic and entrepreneurial team, with wide experience in the wind and offshore sector, and offers out-of-the-box and innovative solutions to the challenges of offshore wind measurements. EOLOS is supported by KIC InnoEnergy, a Knowledge and Innovation Community fostered by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).

    Technology:
    Offshore wind measurement up to 200m ASL

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 250k

    Attendee:
    Rajai Aghabi
    CEO
    Rajai.aghabi@eolossolutions.com
    Tel.: +34 687 879 472

    Company address:
    Eolos Floating Lidar Solutions
    Jardins De Les dones De Negre 1
    08930 Sant Adria de Besos (Barcelona)
    Spain

    Company website:
    www.eolossolutions.com

  • OptoForce
    OptoForce OptoForce

    OptoForce set out to revolutionise force sensing. With a patented, optical technology, we enable new applications in robotics and HMI. We are now self-sustaining and eager to grow.

    Technology:
    Force and torque sensors for robots

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 1.5 mio

    Attendee:
    Ákos Dömötör
    CEO
    akos.domotor@optoforce.com
    Tel.: +36 703 409 442

    Company address:
    OptoForce
    Mohai út 38
    Budapest, 1119
    Hungary

    Company website:
    www.optoforce.com

  • Genport srl
    Genport srl Genport srl

    Genport srl (Italy) and its US subsidiary, make hybrid power units combining lithium ion batteries with fuel cell systems for telecommunication, defense, agriculture, and residential applications.

    Technology:
    Integration of hybrid power

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 2.5 mio

    Attendee:
    Paolo Fracas
    CEO
    paolo.fracas@genport.it
    Tel.: +39 039 5965 125

    Company address:
    Genport srl
    Via Lecco, 61
    20871 Vimercate (MB) -IT
    Italy

    Company website:
    www.genport.it

  • Cassantec
    Cassantec Cassantec

    Cassantec prognosticates future events based on advanced stochastic data analytics. The current focus is in Predictive Maintenance for industrial operations.

    Technology:
    Data prognostics

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    CHF 1.3 mio

    Attendee:
    Moritz von Plate
    CEO
    moritz.von.plate@cassantec.com
    Tel.: +41 44 445 226-0

    Company address:
    Cassantec
    Technoparkstrasse 1
    8005 Zürich
    Switzerland

    Company website:
    www.cassantec.com

  • NVP Energy
    NVP Energy NVP Energy

    NVP Energy presents our award-winning, revenue-generating, energy-positive ‘Low temperature Anaerobic Digestion’ technology that cleans wastewater for the global Food & Drink and Municipal markets whilst recovering valuable biogas that is 100% available for reuse.

    Technology:
    Low temperature Anaerobic Digestion

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 2 mio

    Attendee:
    Michael Murray
    Managing Director
    michael.murray@nvpenergy.com
    Tel.: +353 1 239 32 50

    Company address:
    NVP Energy
    Unit 7, Galway Technology Centre
    Ireland
    Mervue Business Park
    Galway

    Company website:
    www.nvpenergy.com

  • VCharge
    VCharge VCharge

    VCharge has developed a proprietary aggregation platform that allows it to use existing residential and commercial storage resources to provide cutting edge grid balancing services to grid operators and electricity market participants.

    Technology:
    Control software for grid support and storage (with aggregation platform)

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    USD 5 mio

    Attendee:
    George Baker
    CEO
    gbaker@vcharge-energy.com
    Tel.: +44 203 695 4210

    Company address:
    VCharge
    1 Satellite Park Macmerry
    East Lothian
    Scotland EH33 1RY
    UK

    Company website:
    www.vcharge-energy.com

  • GasLiner Group
    GasLiner Group GasLiner Group

    GasLiner develops proprietary CNG off-pipeline refuelling solutions that enable fuel providers to monetize natural gas and biogas as fuel for transportation to off-grid consumers.

    Technology:
    CNG refueling systems

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 3.8 mio

    Attendee:
    Oleg Labetski
    Co-Founder & CMO
    oleg@gasliner.com
    Tel.: +371 29715 632

    Company address:
    GasLiner Group
    Kaukaza street 1/35
    Riga, LV - 1006

    Company website:
    www.gasliner.com

  • Elcomax
    Elcomax Elcomax

    Elcomax markets a single household fuel cell based Combined Heat and Power solution. The product is in the market since late 2014 and the company will achieve €3.5M of revenues in the first year.

    Technology:
    Fuel Cell based Combined Heat and Power

    Stage:
    Early stage

    Funding needs:
    EUR 3 — 5 mio

    Attendee:
    Manfred Stefener
    CEO
    markus@gaptechnologyholding.com
    Tel.: +49 89 678 046 311

    Company address:
    Elcomax
    Bayernwaldstrasse 3
    81737 München
    Germany

    Company website:
    www.elcomax.com