This year ecosummit award 2016 goes to Kiwigrid, Mobil, Kebony, Lumenaza, Electrochaea & BEN Energy
250 participants with 58 nominated startups from 13 countries addresses the Energy market.
CEZ VC Inven Capital announces a 20 MEUR invest in the Start-up Tado, which were asking for 30 MEUR Funding and were founded in 2011.
Prio they invested already in Sonnen/Sonnenbatterie and sunfire.
Tado offers an APP to control the cooling & heating at home in an intelligent way with an horizontal platform approach fitting to Homekit, Apple, IFTT, AT&T & google technology.
From KIC innoenergy Diego Pavía, CEO gave a encouraging speech to give money and service to the start-ups.
The top three award winners in the startup category of > €2M revenues in 2015 are:
GOLD Kiwigrid won €1.5K,
SILVER Mobisol won €1K
BRONZE Kebony won €500
The top 3 ECO16 Award winners in the early stage startup category (< €2M revenues 2015) are:
GOLD Lumenaza with €1.5K prize money,
SILVER BEN Energy with €1K
BRONZE Electrochaea earn €500.
eSOLV3 congrats to all the winners for convincing as a smart green start-up.