Programmes & Business Angels

For energy start-ups in D-A-CH and East Africa

Startup|Energy Partner:

AXEL was initiated by fokus.energie e.V. to support start-ups from the energy sector on their way to starting a business and to accelerate their market entry. AXEL offers three different intensive support programs for energy start-ups.
We offer our advice, experience and contacts to companies, (young) entrepreneurs and founders for building and running a business. We, Business Angeles, are successful entrepreneurs or managers from the region who provide their know-how and network to young companies with the clear aim of participating in companies with their money.
The E-ccelerator is a platform on which companies from the Thüga Group jointly develop new ideas for products. We are looking for new business ideas, i.e. not cost-saving ideas, but concrete products that fit the energy industry. We started with ideas around the field of mobility, but now the e-ccelerator deals with all things related to the energy industry.
KCIC offers incubation, capacity building and financing options for new, small and medium-sized enterprises and Kenyan entrepreneurs who are innovating to address the challenges of climate change. We offer holistic and country-specific support to accelerate the development, deployment and transfer of locally relevant climate technologies.
SMART GREEN is a Nationwide start-up accelerator for the green economy based in Freiburg. In addition to the development of start-ups in the areas of green energy and green industry, the accelerator innovates sustainability-oriented companies through cooperations with startups.
We support entrepreneurs and founders to build scalable and innovative businesses that improve living conditions. StartHub looks at the promotion of founders from a systemic perspective: StartHub builds integrated entrepreneurship programs with African universities. Our content is used in class and certificate programs. Our StartHub trainers are local entrepreneurs who pass on practical know-how to students.
Startup Angels Alb-Bodensee (SAAB) organizes investment forums where innovative start-ups compete for angel investments.