Incubated start-ups 2017
CHAKRATEC | Lod
Unlimited Smart Storage for EV charging stations.
Chakratec is a manufacturer of a patented kinetic storage that matches the needs of EV Charging Stations (EVCS) to provide high quality and reliable service. Our Kinetic Storage enables wide deployment of EVCS in rural areas and regions with weak grid, decreases the operational cost of EVCS by up to 70%. Bringing together the good things of Flywheels and Batteries: Short duration, multiple cycles, high power and instant react storage like flywheels. Long duration storage like batteries.
Learn more: WWW.CHAKRATEC.COM
GREENMOVE | Wien
greenmove is the first Austrian company that provides an innovative e-car business solution ’e-car as a service’, which focuses on e- mobility in the B2B area. greenmove offers a location-centered e-carsharing at a fixed price and develops e-mobility concepts for companies, whereby the contained product services are adjusted according to the needs of the customers. greenmove is committed to promoting local and regional mobility, reducing the need for second-hand vehicles and traffic volume and optimizing parking spaces.
Learn more: WWW.GREENMOVE.AT
GREENPASS | Wien
GreenPass is the world's first tool for climate change-adapted urban planning and architecture in the context of nature-based solutions. As such, it is embedded in Green4Cities, an international centre of excellence for urban green infrastructure that develops ideas, concepts and solutions for green visions. The GreenPass technology combines the world's leading microclimate simulation software ENVI-MET with resource indicators and the planning environment. As a result, the free software allows planners worldwide the rapid, cost- effective and targeted use of plants and their multiple effects within the planning process - from the object level to the city level.
Learn More: www.livablecities.io | www.greenpass.at
REFURBED | Wien
Refurbed strives to become 'Amazon for refurbished products'. The company creates a new B2C marketplace for used smartphones and laptops, which have been renewed and are resold with warranty. On the platform, specialized distributors can sell the refurbished products to consumers. A strong distribution network has already been built up during the current test phase.
Learn More: WWW.REFURBED.DE
BLUE.SKY ENERGY | VöcklamarktBlue Sky Energy is the specialist for stationary storage solutions. The company is developing GREENROCK, the safest and most environmentally friendly solution. Instead of conventional lithium-ion batteries, saltwater technology is used.
Learn more: WWW.BLUESKY-ENERGY.EU
WEAREDEVELOPERS | Wien
WeAreDevelopers´ vision is to make Austria a renowned hub for web development, to prepare companies for digitalization. Since 2014 years the founders regularly organize major conferences on critical topics, specifically designed for developers.
Learn More: WWW.WEAREDEVELOPERS.COM
Incubated start-ups 2016
BGOOD | Wien
We bring companies and consumers together and visualize sustainability in the field of consumption.
It is our goal to adopt recent findings in behavioral research into our technology solution to achieve a more sustainable consumption behavior of consumers. Meanwhile, everyone can make a small, measurable contribution to environmental pollution and against climate change. Our reusable bag goodbag motivates consumers to bring their own bags when shopping. All users of goodbag have exclusive access to discounts and other goodies in our partner shops and contribute to planting trees in Africa with each purchase. Each goodbag has an integrated NFC-chip for contact free scans.
Learn More: WWW.BGOOD.IO
GRID SINGULARITY | Wien
Grid Singularity is a company that develops an Internet-based decentralized platform for energy exchange on the most advanced blockchain technology. This restructured ecosystem provides a data transparency and integrity solution away from the traditional, centralized model of the energy market. In addition to the fight against insider trading and market manipulation, the Grid Singularity platform supports a number of other valuable applications which can be used by various energy market participants, regulators, operators, investors, distributors and consumers. These make Grid Singularity an important factor for a sustainable shift from a traditional to a decentralized energy market.
Learn More: WWW.GRIDSINGULARITY.COM
ICONIC | Wien
iconic’s core competence is the interdisciplinary development and implementation of products with regard to technology, design, architecture and materials science in the field of metal and mechatronics. The iconic design amazes through its form and function, resulting from the collection of customer requirements. The ’iconic creative carport’ system is a pillar-free carport for self-assembly. It is manufactured to the highest quality and represents an important future technology with regard to e-mobility due to the optional photovoltaic roofing membrane.
Learn More: WWW.ICONIC.SOLAR
STRAWBERRY ENERGY | Belgrad/London
Strawberry energy is specialized on innovative street furniture. Smart benches have built in PV modules, which produce electricity to be used as charging stations for mobile devices. The Strawberry benches should revolutionize urban street furniture and bring the smart city concept to the next level.
Learn More: WWW.SENERGY.RS
SUNNY BAG | Wien
SunnyBAG keeps you mobile and independent
Learn More: WWW.SUNNYBAG.AT
SOLAR HEAP | New Castle/Istanbul
SolarHeap is a matching platform for investors in the area of solar and PV modules in Turkey. Medium to large size solar projects are beeing screened and made accessible. Potential investors can search effectively for new projects.
Learn More: WWW.SOLARHEAP.COM
VERTICAL eMobility | Vienna
Vertical was founded in Vienna in 2014 to provide new solutions for our modern mobility needs. The ideal future vehicle has to be of high performance, environmentally friendly, adaptive and affordable. As such, Vertical provides solutions for e-mobility.
Learn More: WWW.VERTICAL.WORLD
Incubated start-ups 2015
CARR-E | Wien
Carr-E, developed by Spirit Design, is an urban lightweight vehicle, which closes the gap between electric bikes and electric cars. It has been designed energy- and resource-efficiently according to the principles of eco-design as a fully-fledged alternative to conventional cars. Carr-E offers a cost-effective way to make commercial inner-city traffic environmentally friendly, to reduce the traffic volume and thus to contribute to an optimal CO 2 footprint.
Learn More: WWW.SPIRITDESIGN.COM
COLLECTIVE ENERGY | Wien
Collective Energy realizes customer-financed energy and mobility projects for companies, communities and organizations. Something special in contrast to classical crowd financing is that the repayment doesn't take place in the form of money, but by means of vouchers valid for several years. In addition, the concept allows new customers to be acquired and long lasting commitment from existing costumers to be achieved. In the area of e-mobility, people are thus given the opportunity to make regional car-sharing projects possible through the advanced sale of mobility packages. In return, the participants will receive discounted access to the vehicles. Jointly funded solar plants are a step towards energy self-sufficiency and the possibility to become more independent of the developments on the electricity market.
Learn More: WWW.COLLECTIVE-ENERGY.AT
ECOTURBINO | Wien
Ecoturbino, a product of Waterreducer, is a patented Austrian invention and creates up to 36% hot water savings with every shower, equivalent to four buckets of water. The product fits on any standard shower head/shower hose. While other water-saving products often save only water pressure, the water jet with built-in waterreducer feels as strong as before due to the addition of air and therefore the savings are not perceived during the use. With Ecoturbino, you save not only water, energy and CO 2 but also money.
Learn More: WWW.ECOTURBINO.COM
FREILUFTSUPERMARKT | Wien/München
Freiluftsupermarket, which means open-air supermarket, is a project of Bauchplan and is based on the agropolis-idea of rediscovering harvesting in everyday urban life. After developing an urban food strategy for Munich in 2009 as part of the agripolis project, the idea came to Vienna in 2015 and a first pilot location was successfully established. In addition to a market place with a drive- or walk-in service, an editable agricultural park with accompanying harvesting app will be created in the future.
Learn More: WWW.FREILUFTSUPERMARKT.AT
HAS.TO.BE | Radstadt/Wien
Has.to.be is the B2B innovation leader in the area of cloud-based charging station platforms for e-mobility. Has.to.be offers both a free software for charging stations as well as a professional complete solutions for charging network operators. This allows everyone to operate, monitor, control and bill charging infrastructure for electric vehicles which is an essential contribution to an efficient and rapid expansion of the charging infrastructure.
Learn More: WWW.BEENERGISED.COM
HEY! THE SHARING COMMUNITY | Wien
hey! The Sharing Community is an innovative peer-to- peer booking platform for services and equipment rentals. It provides a safe and easy solution for private persons and professionals to book private services (e.g. chef & catering services, DJs, craftsmen, babysitters, photographers or graphic designers), to share private and professional equipment (e.g. sports or outdoor equipment, technical equipment, tools and machinery), to participate in a vibrant community (many on- and offline events as well as sports events, cooking contests, DIY workshops) and protects the environment by saving resources.
Learn More: WWW.HEYSHARING.COM
MYWARM | Wien
myWarm® | pure efficiency is a new patented system solution for holistic examination and optimization of central heating, cooling, solar and circulation systems. On the basis of temperature measurement data, it helps to identify structural defects and to test and optimize systems as a whole hydraulically and technically. In with myWarm® | pure efficiency optimized systems, savings of up to 30% are achieved.
Learn More: WWW.MYWARM.AT
UNVERSCHWENDET | Wien
Due to seasonal surpluses and excessive beauty standards in trade, every year countless high-quality fruits are thrown away (in Austria annually 168,000 tons of food waste in the production). According to the motto 'Use what you have' Unverschwendet offers a creative and delicious solution to reduce avoidable food waste. By direct partnerships with food producers, they make loving hand made premium products in the form of jams, syrups and chutneys.