Start-up zone

Does shared value equal fair innovation in utility-land?

Treating societal challenges as business opportunities is the most important new dimension of corporate strategy and the most powerful path to social progress.



Are those green shoots I see?

After a challenging year for European climate tech start-ups courtesy of the pandemic, there are now signs that the money is moving once again, says Dr Heather Johnstone, Enlit Europe Content Director of Initiate.
ppl corporation

National Grid Partners expands investment in energy and tech startups

To speed-up the energy transition and the digital transformation of utilities, National Grid Partners is expanding its funding to startups.

Landis+Gyr acquires Danish EV charging solutions firm

Landis+Gyr is expanding its footprint in the EV charging segment by acquiring a 100% stake in Danish company True Energy.
shell ventures

Shell Ventures, EDF and DSD join EIP’s Global Innovation Platform

Investment platform Energy Impact Partners has announced that Shell Ventures, EDF and DSD have joined its Global Innovation Platform, a coalition designed to advance technologies accelerating global decarbonisation.
Earth Observation and asset management

German asset monitoring start-up to expand globally with $6.35m fund

LiveEO, a German-based Earth Observation asset monitoring technology startup, has secured €5.25 million ($6.35 million) in funding to expand its operations globally.

Dutch AI startup secures €2m to optimise utility DER management

Dutch startup Dexter Energy has secured a €2 million Series A investment to expand its footprint in the utility energy transition sector.